Capitol Hill High School Stadium - Oklahoma City, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter
N 35° 25.621 W 097° 31.408
14S E 634037 N 3921400
Quick Description: The native sandstone wall around the football field is a WPA project.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 9/18/2012 9:28:23 AM
Waymark Code: WMFA43
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters
Views: 1

Long Description:
Capitol Hill High School is located at 500 S.W. 36th Street. Built in 1928, it is still in use today. On the west side of the school, the C.B. Speegle Stadium is home to the Capitol Hill Redskins.

Surrounding the field is an approximately 8 ft. high wall made of the traditional Oklahoma sandstone seen in the greatest number of WPA projects in the State.

At the east end of the football field, the sandstone wall attaches to a 10 ft. high white stone ticket booth area. This wall has a stepped parapet (castle-like) and four ticket windows. At the center of the upper wall is a bronze shield stating: USA 1940 WPA Oklahoma.
Project type: Government building (non-park)

Date built or created: 1940

Location: Capitol Hill High School

City: Oklahoma City, OK

Condition: Good upkeep with a little wear and tear

Website for additional information: Not listed

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