Celaya Building

Celaya Building (HM28X2)

Location: Brownsville, TX 78520 Cameron County
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Country: United States of America
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N 25° 54.072', W 97° 29.888'

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Circa 1850

Built circa 1850 for J.N. Reynolds, the original French Creole architectural elements have been removed.
The building was purchased in 1890 by Simón Celaya, a native of Balmaceda, Spain. He used the building as headquarters for the Rio Grande Railroad Company, the pioneer railroad company in Brownsville.
Construido cerca 1850 para J.N. Reynolds, los detalles originales de la arquitectura criolla francesa han sido despojados.
Simón Celaya, oriundo de Balmaceda, España, compro el edificio in 1890 y lo utilizo como la sede del Rio Grande Railroad Company, la compañía ferroviaria pionera de Brownsville.
HM NumberHM28X2
Placed ByBrownsville Historical Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, June 29th, 2018 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 650439 N 2865603
Decimal Degrees25.90120000, -97.49813333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 25° 54.072', W 97° 29.888'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds25° 54' 4.3200000000002" N, 97° 29' 53.28" W
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Area Code(s)956
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1159 E Elizabeth St, Brownsville TX 78520, US
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