Re: Now submerged station?

Gerald Hook

Here’s Collin County from my 1920 Ran McNally Texas Railroad Map – Gerald Hook


From: [] On Behalf Of Dennis Hogan
Sent: Tuesday, January 24, 2023 4:40 PM
Subject: [Railspot] Now submerged station?


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This must have been a station along the GC&SF Paris branch which was submerged
by the construction of Lake Lavon in the early 1950s.
I wonder why it was dubbed Clear Lake before Lake Lavon was even formed.
Answer:  there was a smaller lake in existence before Lake Lavon filled up.
Clear Lake station

Topo map showing the location of the Clear Lake community near the Trinity River bottom lands:

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