List of former Texas state parks

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This is a list of former state parks in Texas, United States, the year they were established and what they reverted to.

Central Texas museums
Park name Established Disbanded County Current name Summary/Refs
San Jacinto State Park 1907 ? Harris San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Fannin State Park 1913 2008 Goliad Fannin Battleground State Historic Site [1]
Gonzales State Park 1913 ? Gonzales Unknown [1]
Washington State Park 1915 ? Washington Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site [1]
King State Park 1915 ? Refugio Public Square in Refugio [2]
Clifton State Park 1933 1934 Matagorda Clifton City Park [3]
Grayson State Park 1933 ? Grayson Loy Park [4]
Hamilton State Park 1933 ? Hamilton Unknown [3]
Lampasas State Park 1933 1941 Lampasas Horseshoe Falls Ranch [3]
Mineral Wells State Park 1933 ? Palo Pinto Texas Frontier Trails Western Heritage Park [3]
Palisades State Park 1933 1939 Randall Starlight Canyon Bed & Breakfast [5]
Stephenville State Park 1933 1948 Erath Garner Park Ranch [3]
Texas Canyons State Park 1933 1944 Brewster Big Bend National Park [5] Renamed Big Bend State Park in 1933
Tres Palacios State Park 1933 ? Matagorda Unknown [3]
Kerrville-Schreiner State Park 1936 2004 Kerr Kerrville-Schreiner Park
Beeville State Park 1915? ? Bee Kohler Park
Van Horn State Park 1927 ? Culberson Unknown
Boerne-Hallie Maude Neff State Park 1924 ? Kendall Unknown
Fort Stockton State Park ? ? Pecos Unknown
Lake Lewisville State Park 1981 1995? Hidden Cove Park [6][6]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Steely, James Wright. Parks for Texas: Enduring Landscapes of the New Deal. Austin: U of Texas, 1999. p4. Print.
  2. ^ Steely. p5.
  3. ^ a b c d e f Steely. p35.
  4. ^ Steely. p56.
  5. ^ a b Steely. p33.
  6. ^ Guides, DFW. "Hidden Cove Park Marina Lake Lewisville The Colony". www.friscotownguide.com. Retrieved 2018-06-17.