Murphy Park Lake Dam – Taylor TX

Description

The WPA constructed this “arch hollow type dam” in what is now Murphy Park in Taylor, TX, during the mid-1930s.

Source notes

"Taylor Building Work Increases"; The Bartlett Tribune and News (Bartlett, Tex.), Vol. 49, No. 22, Ed. 1, Friday, February 14, 1936

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 7, 2014.

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Location Info


Taylor, TX 76574

Coordinates: 30.579719, -97.411520

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