Hotel Limpia

Hotel Limpia (HM15L6)

Location: Fort Davis, TX 79734 Jeff Davis County
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 35.335', W 103° 53.633'

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Hotel Limpia, named for a nearby creek, was built here by the Union Trading Company in 1912. With a doctor's office, drugstore, stylish guest rooms, and spacious porches the hotel became a community social center where area news could be heard, a game of croquet played, or voting results observed. Guests included area ranchers and wealthy Texans, known locally as "Summer Swallows," who came for the cool summer climate. Converted for use as apartments and offices, the hotel housed Harvard University personnel for almost 25 years. The Hotel Limpia was reestablished in 1978.
HM NumberHM15L6
Marker Number10479
Year Placed1995
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 6:50am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13R E 606050 N 3384565
Decimal Degrees30.58891667, -103.89388333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 35.335', W 103° 53.633'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 35' 20.10" N, 103° 53' 37.98" W
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Area Code(s)432
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101 Limpia St, Fort Davis TX 79734, US
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