Crawford County Fairgrounds – Girard KS

Description

“The Crawford County Fairground property currently includes the WPA grandstand and four agricultural buildings plus a series of other animal shelters and associated structures, compactly arranged in neat rows at the center of the property. A dirt road enters the fairgrounds from the north and south…

This property was part of Raymond Park, donated to the City of Girard by Mary Winston Raymond. Crawford County constructed a completely new fairgrounds using $32,000 in WPA funds. The facility includes a series of wooden buildings and clerestory barns situated close to a race track. A large grandstand lines the west side of the track. The site included a dining hall, 4H building, floral hall, merchant building and multiple livestock barns.”

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http://khri.kansasgis.org/?url=khri

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Location Info


Highway 47
Girard, KS

Location notes: Location marker approximate but the fairgrounds are located on highway 47 just east of Girard.

Coordinates: 37.51384886501612, -94.833343727478

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