Details for Shafer Saddlery (Atlas Number 5507013882)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5507013882


Marker Number 13882
Atlas Number 5507013882
Marker Title Shafer Saddlery
Index Entry Shafer Saddlery
Address 711 Main St
City Georgetown
County Williamson
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 626822
UTM Northing 3389917
Subject Codes
Marker Year 1971
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text On site of cabin used (1848) as first county courthouse. This frontier saddlery, erected 1870 of hand-cut limestone by John H. Shafer, had living quarters upstairs. Since 1872 occupants have been attorneys, a newspaper, and many other tenants. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1971