Details for Allen Hardware Store

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5395010898


Marker Number 10898
Atlas Number 5395010898
Marker Title Allen Hardware Store
Index Entry Allen Hardware Store
Address 3rd and Magnolia
City Hearne
County Robertson
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 729961
UTM Northing 3419070
Subject Codes Business topics, general; markets, merchantiles
Marker Year 1968
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built 1872 on land purchased from International Railroad Company by Drew and Holt of Hearne. After ownerships by Jas. Ferguson, w. T. Watt, R. A. Allen and H. K. Davis, Allen bought store in 1891; was joined by son Robert. Their heirs still own and operate the store. Goods carried in the past included seeds, saddles, wagons, building hardware, implements and coffins. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1968

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