Western Heights Cemetery

Western Heights Cemetery (HM21VK)

Location: Dallas, TX 75208 Dallas County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 45.94', W 96° 50.771'

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Located on part of the original William Coombs survey, burials in this cemetery date to the 1850's. Originally known at Troth, it was formally dedicated in 1881, when land was set aside for a "graveyard forever" by Z.E. Coombes and W.R. Fisher. Pioneers interred here include W.R. Fisher, Z.E. Coombes, John and Bosina Loupout, Mary Ellen Cole Tuggle, and Heinrich and Anna Struck. Also buried here are veterans of the Civil War and World Wars I and II, and Clyde and Buck Barrow. Trinity Oaks Church of Christ maintains the historic cemetery.
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HM NumberHM21VK
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Year Placed1988
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 25th, 2017 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 701750 N 3627362
Decimal Degrees32.76566667, -96.84618333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 45.94', W 96° 50.771'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 45' 56.4" N, 96° 50' 46.26" W
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Area Code(s)214, 972, 469
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1617 Fort Worth Ave, Dallas TX 75208, US
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