Pictures of Old Port Arthur



Adams Building - Austin Ave & Fifth Street - 1948
Photo Robert Hays Class of 1957

 


Goodhue Hotel - 1999
Robert Hays

Kansas City Southern Train Station
Houston Ave at end of Procter Street

Old Walgreen's in 500 Block of Procter Downtown Post Office and Adams Building on Austin Ave
Canal Bridge to the Pleasure Pier
(That is not the sub-courthouse in picture)
Port Arthur's Pleasure Pier
(Remember the Texas Company picnics?)
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600 Block of Procter St -Looking east
(Note the railroad tracks)
Skips BBQ on 16th Street (Gulfway Drive)
(Across from St.James Church)
Mary Gate's Hospital Former Port Arthur City Hall


Downtown Port Arthur looking east from the KCS Train Station.
Note the round water tower built during the 1930's. 
When turned on it leaked and was shut down
and never turned on again.
Today it is used for storage for city equipment.

More to be posted!

 

 

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