Details for Old Ringgold Barracks Hospital (Atlas Number 5427003794)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5427003794


Marker Number 3794
Atlas Number 5427003794
Marker Title Old Ringgold Barracks Hospital
Index Entry Ringgold Barracks Hospital, Old
Address 1 Fort Ringgold
City Rio Grande City
County Starr
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 519041
UTM Northing 2917432
Subject Codes buildings; forts; hospitals; military issues
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Rio Grande City C.I.S.D. campus off US 83
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Architecture Moorish; wide surrounding porches ornamented with 15' arches. Built according to plans of surgeon general. First occupied Nov. 25, 1870, and used for 75 years until post was inactivated in 1944. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1965