Atlanta, TX (Cass County) 01/05/2019

Atlanta is in East Texas.  It is just 10 miles West of the Arkansas State Line, and 25 miles SW of  Texarkana.  It is not a new county, but it is a new town.

We parked at the old WPA constructed grade school to start our walk.

Roman Colosseum mural on the Italian Restaurant.

Public Library is an old US Post Office

Old caboose on display.

Brick depot is now the Chamber of Commerce.

Veteran’s Memorial Plaza

Korean War

Iwo Jima

The Kitty Hawk

Arlington Cemetery

Ed reading the Vietnam Memorial

Vacant vintage movie theater.

Vacant bank building from 1928.

Heading through residential district to city park.

Carol entering the park.

Old rock walls.

An old well (has been filled in)

One of several old rock cooking pits.

Rock lined culvert.

Back through residential.

Weathered wooden Episcopal Church

Nice Victorian Style

Old gas station is now a dry cleaners.

We ate lunch here before heading home.

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I am an avid Volksmarcher. I belong to Texas County Walkers in Mesquite.
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