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Stratford Hotel _ Alton IL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman
N 38° 53.456 W 090° 11.119
15S E 744122 N 4308439
Quick Description: Stratford Hotel _ Alton IL
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 7/3/2008 8:06:56 AM
Waymark Code: WM43TF
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra
Views: 42

Long Description:
The Stratford Hotel was built around 1900 and is still operating. From the outside appearance I would say it probably isn't a 5 star hotel. (No this isn't Bob Newhart's Stratford Inn)

From The National Register of Historic Places.

Hotel Stratford (added 2000 - Building - #99001709)
Also known as Illini Hotel
229 Market St., Alton

Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949, 1950-1974
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Hotel
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Hotel
Name of the Hotel: Stratford Hotel

229 Market St., Alton IL

Number of Rooms: 50

Height in floors: 5

Hotel since: 01/01/1900

Date Building was built: 01/01/1900

Historic Hotel (Historic Building, National Monument or similar): yes

Hotel Rating: Not listed

First use of building: Not listed

Urban Hotel (located in a village or town): Not Listed

Mountains Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): Not Listed

Beachs Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): Not Listed

Historic Place nearby (Unesco or National monument/site less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): Not Listed

Major Pilgrimage Place Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil. Consider any religion).: Not Listed

Hotel website (if available): Not listed

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