McCommas Bluff Preserve


McCommas Bluff Preserve
South of Loop 12/
Dallas, TX 75241
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This was the location for the planned and platted Trinity City, one of the completed canal locks and the lock keeper’s residence. The Saille Haynes, a river boat, made several trips between Dallas and Magnolia before it became obvious that the river was not friendly to paddle-wheel boats. Belle Starr and the Daltons camped at a spring that is located on property adjacent to the Preserve.