Fort Worth Stock Yards Entrance. Spanning Exchange Avenue, this gateway to the Fort Worth Stock Yard was completed in 1910. Constructed by the Topeka Bridge & Land Co. for the Fort Worth Stock Yards Co., it was a significant feat of concrete work for that era. The columns are 22 feet high and 13 feet in circumference. The sign is 36 feet long and 4 feet high. The entrance is a significant landmark in this historic area of Fort Worth. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark-1985. #2033

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100 block E. Exchange St., Fort Worth, TX
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by Texas Historical Commission #2033 of the Texas Historical Marker series

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