Details for Georgetown Fire House and Old City Hall (Atlas Number 5507013918)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5507013918


Marker Number 13918
Atlas Number 5507013918
Marker Title Georgetown Fire House and Old City Hall
Index Entry Georgetown Fire House and Old City Hall
City Georgetown
County Williamson
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 626733
UTM Northing 3390019
Subject Codes fire and fire departments; institutional buildings
Marker Year 1984
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 9th and Main
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Designed by C.I. Belford and constructed in 1892 by C.W. Schell, this building originally housed the mayor's office, city council chambers, city jail, fire department, and the Georgetown Water Co. Over the years, it also has served as a meeting place for the Second Baptist Church and as chamber of commerce offices. The building, which features some Italianate detailing, is one of few remaining examples of 19th-century city hall-fire stations in Texas. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1984