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Grand Prairie Significant Landmarks

Landmark No. Structure/Site Location

Historic Date

1

Jordan/Bowles Home *

700 Block NE 28th and Bowles

1845

2

Goodwin Cabin at McFalls Park *

1500 Block S. Carrier Parkway

1846

3

Cross Timbers *

2602 Mayfield Road – Traders Village

1800

4

West Fork United Presbyterian Church

905 Santerre Drive

1870

5

Shady Grove Cemetery *

Shady Grove Road at Hardrock Road

1877

6          

Copeland Home *   

125 S.W. Dallas Street         

1904

7

Ford Cemetery *

602 Fountain Pkwy.   

1879

8

First Baptist Church Site

122 N.E. 2nd Street

1880

9  

First Methodist Church Site              

Center St. & Church St.    

1880

10

Jordan-Hight Cemetery  *   

MacArthur Road at Johnson Street

1886

11

Ophelia Wilson Cemetery *   

Ragland Road (Lake Joe Pool area)

1872

12

Antioch Cemetery

Hardy Road    

1881

13

Small-Upchurch Cemetery

322 N.E. 8th

1890

14

Turck Plot

Fairmont at Hemmingway

1890

15

Vernoy Cemetery

Boxwood Road

1895

16

Old Southland Cemetery *

S. W. Third and Dickey Road    

1910

17

Thomas/Wright Home

402 S. Center & Grand Prairie Road

1890

18

Trimble/Martin Home

301 S. W. 4th St. & S. W. Dallas Street

1897

19

Motley/Payne Home    

117 Motley Street

1900

20

GPISD 12 grade Bldg. Site/Auditorium

202 College

1905

21

Keith/Baker Home

213 N.E. 2nd

1907

22

Moore/Scoggins Home

130 Moore Street

1909

23

Swadley/Thate Home

216 North Street

1910

24

Layton/Irvin Home        

209 North Street

1910

25

United Broom Factory Site

1204 W. Main Street

1911

26

Preston/Misener Home

433 E. Dallas Street

1911

27

Moore/Plattner Home

214 Moore Street

1912

28

Florence Hill School

4213 S. Beltline Road

1914

29

Anderson/Hart Bldg.

1502 Houston Street

1915

30

Graham/Paxton Home

509 College Street

1918

31

Liggett/Underwood Home

401 College Street

1931

32

Marker Unavailable

 

 

33

Young/Savage Home

1902 Ft. Worth Street

1914

34

Turner/Iley Home

202 Moore Street

1912

35

Livestone Masonic Lodge  *

S.W. 18th & Beaumont

1903/1944

36

Spikes/Wolf Home

1826 Ft. Worth Street

Pre-1914

37

All Saints Chapel/St. Joseph's Epis. Church

4829 S. Carrier Pkwy.

1949

38

Estes Cemetery

Arlington-Webb-Britton Road

(Co.Rd. # 2017) (Lake Joe Pool Area)

1855

39

Moore-North Street Neighborhood

Moore-North Street

1863

40

Spikes/Owen Home

401 N.W. 16th Street

1915

41

Avion Village *

800 Skyline Road

1941

42

Greater Allen Temple A.M.E. Church    

3538 Gilbert Road

1889?

43

Sunset Baptist Church

721 Manning road

1952

44

Buffalo Wallow

Corn Valley & Freetown

1900s

45

Millar Drug Store

106 W. Main Street

1927

46

First Presbyterian Church

310 SW 3rd Street

1912

47

Barbara's Cake and Cookie Boutique

421 W. Main Street

1946

48

Loyd Home

3401 Ragland Road

1857

49

Old G.P. Airport/149th Aviation Bat./etc. *

Main Library/901 Conover

1929

50

Liberty Bell

City Hall Plaza

1976

51

Sam R. Hamilton Masonic Lodge

110 1/2 N. Center Street

1946

52

Graff Chevrolet

1405 E. Main Street

1952

53

Lennox House

110 NW 2nd St.

1951

54

Lighthouse Church of God

1913 WE Roberts

1945

55

Cypert-Swadley Home

505 Hill Street

1932

56

Gopher-Warrior Bowl

101 High School Drive

1956

57

The Steen's Motel

913 Manning Street

1959

58

Don Juan's Romantic Mexican Restaurant

325 E. Main Street

1950

59    

St John Baptist Church

1701 W. Jefferson

1921

60

McIntosh Chapel CME Church

2129 Beaumont Street

1949

61

Morning Star Baptist Church

2251 El Paso

1952

62

Uptown Theater

120 E. Main Street

1950

63 Evening Chapel AME Church
1832 W.E. Roberts Street
 

80    

Bankhead Highway (Reserved)

East Main

1959

* Denotes State Historical Markers 2/10/03

 

STATE MARKERS IN OR NEAR GRAND PRAIRIE

 

Fuget Cemetery*

Hensley Field/Jefferson St. (Dallas)

1864

 

Hensley Field *

Jefferson St. (Dallas)

1928

 

Hitch Cemetery *

Cambridge & Kingsport Rds (Ft. Worth)

1858

 

Marion Loyd Homestead *

Loyd Park (Joe Pool Lake Area) (G.P.)

1859

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