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LANCASTER, TEXAS

Dallas County, Central Texas North

25 miles South of Dallas on Hwy 342
Population: 37,539 (2010) 25,894 (2000)

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Among the unusual attractions in this charming town are relics from a Civil War pistol factory in the city library (on the map) and the Dallas / Ft. Worth Wing of the Commemorative Air Force is stationed at the Lancaster Airport.

In addition to the many restored homes, you'll find a MKT Depot circa 1889, two antebellum cemeteries, and the final resting place of "Steel Dust," renowned 19th Century racehorse.
Lancaster, TX - abandoned grain silo
Grain silo
32.603196, -96.750230

Photo courtesy Clyde Stringer
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Subject: Lancaster, TX - Abandoned grain silo
I grew up down the street from the grain elevator. It was target of many lightning strikes, which shook our house from the resulting thunder. - Clyde Stringer, May 05, 2018

Lancaster Chamber of Commerce:
1535 Dallas Avenue, Lancaster, TX 75146. 214-227-2579
Chamber's website: http://lancastertexas.org/
Contact the Chamber for an excellent driving tour map.
City of Lancaster website: http://www.lancaster-tx.com/

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Lancaster, Texas Nearby Towns:
Dallas | Ft. Worth
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