Old Weather Bureau Building

Old Weather Bureau Building (HM1M0A)

Location: Abilene, TX 79601 Taylor County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 27.002', W 99° 44.335'

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This structure was completed for the Abilene office of the United States Weather Bureau in 1909. The interior contained living quarters and an observatory for the administrator. The first official in charge here was W.H. Green, who served until 1944. Area weather services were later moved to the airport and the building was used for storage and for business school classes. The exterior features detailing of several architectural styles.

Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1980
HM NumberHM1M0A
Marker Number3833
Year Placed1981
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, July 19th, 2015 at 10:04pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 430547 N 3590560
Decimal Degrees32.45003333, -99.73891667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 27.002', W 99° 44.335'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 27' 0.12" N, 99° 44' 20.1" W
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Area Code(s)325
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1466 N 1st St, Abilene TX 79601, US
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