TITLE

George West, Live Oak County: Echo Stagecoach Inn

AUTHOR(S)
CARTER, KATHRYN TURNER
PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
Stagecoach Inns of Texas;1994, p114
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter of the book "Stagecoach Inns of Texas," by Kathryn Turner Carter is presented. It offers information on the Echo Stagecoach Inn located in George West, Live Oak County, Texas. The owners of the inn were P.F. Murphy and his wife and it was built with caliche blocks taken from surrounding hills. It served as a stage stop on the route from Corpus Christi, Texas to San Antonio, Texas. Murphy sold the ranch to Dick Sellers and it is still owned by Sellers' heirs.
ACCESSION #
40091659

 

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