Highway Designation File
Transportation Planning and Programming Division
Current Description-Effective Date-Authority
STATE HIGHWAY NO. 56
Minute Order 068510, dated 04/07/1974; Adm. Cir. 030-1974, dated 04/15/1974
From US 82 near Cooke County Line eastward via Sherman to FM 1417 in the east part of Sherman. (Grayson County) New designation; formerly a part of US 82.
From US 82, near the Cooke County Line eastward via Whitesboro and Sherman to FM 1417; and then continuing eastward and concurrent with US 82 to SH 121; and then continuing eastward via Bonham to its junction with US 82 at the Lamar County Line, a distance of approximately 65.0 miles. (Grayson, Fannin Counties) As requested by District, section of approx. 45.4 miles added, from FM 1417 eastward to Lamar County Line.