Fishweir Park
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Fishweir Park
  3925 Valencia Road   Mapit
Jacksonville, FL 32205

Amenities offered at this park:
Qty.Amenity
4Basketball
4Basketball Lighted
24Benches
1Bike racks
2Bleachers
100Car Parking
1Multiuse Field
1Picnic Tables
1Playground Equipment
1Softball Adult
1Trails Unpaved (Miles)
7Trash Barrels
1Water Feature
YesBasketball Adult
YesBasketball Adult Lighted
YesBasketball Goals
YesBasketball Junior
YesBasketball Junior Lighted
YesSecurity Lighting

Acres: 10.086
Park Type: Community
Council Person: Michael Corrigan
History: Fishweir Park is located in the Avondale section of southwest Jacksonville, and takes it name from nearby Fishweir Creek. The property is part of Fehrenbach’s Subdivision that was platted in 1882. The extension of the streetcar line to the area spurred residential growth leading to the development of the Fishweir Park and Stockton Place subdivisions about 1913 and the construction of nearby Fishweir Elementary School in 1917. The City obtained the land for the park in 1960 and 1961, and created the park in that decade.