Details for Presidio County Courthouse

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5377004117


Marker Number 4117
Atlas Number 5377004117
Marker Title Presidio County Courthouse
Index Entry Presidio County Courthouse
City Marfa
County Presidio
UTM Zone 13
UTM Easting 594039
UTM Northing 3353964
Subject Codes courthouses
Marker Year 1964
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location SH 17 North at Highland Rd., Marfa
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text A landmark of the Big Bend. Large dome is visible for miles. Constructed of native stone and brick made at Marfa. Stucco added later. Built 1886 in this county's third seat of justice. First county seat was Fort Leaton, on the Rio Grande; second, Fort Davis. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1964.

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