The Citadel

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This 1920’s building may be haunted, according to workmen who refurbished the place in the 1990’s. They reported seeing a woman wearing expensive jewellery and an old-fashioned white outfit roaming the grounds and the building over the course of the renovations, who always vanished before they had a chance to speak to her.

(Submitted by Callum Swift)

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Geographic Information

Address:
3401 Hwy 290 E
Brenham, TX
United States

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GPS:
30.142334208732326, -96.34702652692795
County:
Washington County, Texas
Nearest Towns:
Brenham, TX (3.5 mi.)
Bellville, TX (14.3 mi.)
Industry, TX (15.0 mi.)
Burton, TX (15.1 mi.)
Hempstead, TX (16.4 mi.)
Somerville, TX (17.8 mi.)
Pine Island, TX (19.4 mi.)
Carmine, TX (20.3 mi.)
Round Top, TX (21.5 mi.)
Prairie View, TX (21.7 mi.)

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  1. My grandpa was 18 years old when he lived there in 1938. He was a caddy. There was a 8 course golf course plus a swimming pool and 2 lakes to fish at. I can also recall a red barn being there, however I am 47 years old, so don’t know how long it had been there. He had 3 brothers , 4 sisters, Moerbe was their last name. My Meorbe family lived on the 3rd floor, the 2nd floor was a bar/dance hall. The first floor in the parking area was for golf carts and horse carriages. If you need any further infornation please contact me @ casie_pierce34@yahoo.com. Oh, the movie theater was very close by but had been closed down for a long time.

  2. Please contact me, am the granddaughter of Warren F. Moerbe, he lived there in the 1930’s as a caddy. Thank you. 832-628-7929. Casie Pierce

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