Details for Hatfield Plantation (Atlas Number 5507015309)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5507015309


Marker Number 15309
Atlas Number 5507015309
Marker Title Hatfield Plantation
Index Entry Hatfield Plantation
City Washington
County Washington
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 771568
UTM Northing 3356269
Subject Codes
Marker Year 1966
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Off FM 912
Marker Size 14" x 9"
Marker Text Built of brick, white pine and cedar by slave labor in 1853, for Basil M. Hatfield, a San Jacinto soldier whose steamboat plied the Brazos River. His Washington store building was used by the Republic of Texas for its meetings, and here was held its last inaugural ball. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965.