Details for Rock Barn

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5483003955


Marker Number 3955
Atlas Number 5483003955
Marker Title Rock Barn
Index Entry Rock Barn
Address Stiles Ranch Rd.
City Wheeler
County Wheeler
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 402016
UTM Northing 3925612
Subject Codes ranches/ranching; agriculture, general; buildings
Marker Year 1967
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark Yes
Marker Location Stiles Ranch Rd., off SH 152 on private property
Private Property Yes
Marker Condition
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Built 1891 by F. M. Patton, a rancher; native stone with cottonwood framing. Part of lumber came from abandoned Fort Elliott. Barn was one of first in county; used to store prairie hay, alfalfa. W. G. Stiles family, owners, purchased ranch in 1901. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1967

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