Dellwood Park

Dellwood Park (HM299R)

Location: Mount Pleasant, TX 75455 Titus County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 8.746', W 94° 57.585'

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Before 1830, Caddo Indians had campgrounds here around mineral springs flowing red, white, and blue waters. First home at future Mount Pleasant was built here in 1830s by Benjamin Gooch.

A health-recreational resort by 1895, springs area was site (1909-16) of the lavish Dellwood Hotel, built by the Red Mineral Springs Development Co., headed by Dr. T. M. Fleming. These steps are from Dellwood Hotel, which burned.

Favorite spot for Confederate conventions, political rallies, and other meetings, the site was acquired 1951 by city of Mount Pleasant, as Dellwood Park.
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HM NumberHM299R
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Year Placed1973
Placed ByState Historical Survey Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 at 7:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 317215 N 3669156
Decimal Degrees33.14576667, -94.95975000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 8.746', W 94° 57.585'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 8' 44.76" N, 94° 57' 35.1" W
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Area Code(s)903, 430
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Danny Dr, Mount Pleasant TX 75455, US
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