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Edgar P. Rugeley House

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1895; later additions. 2400 Ave. F

One of the earliest buildings constructed in Bay City, the Rugeley House is a two-story, U-plan, board-and-batten house that has served as both a hospital and a boardinghouse. The perpendicular wing at the corner of Avenue F and 4th Street is a later addition to the original L-plan house, as its clapboard surfacing implies. The Rugeley House conveys the provisional feel documented in archival photographs of Bay City at its origin.

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Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Edgar P. Rugeley House", [Bay City, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-BE10.

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