Bertram, Texas: Lizzie, Car Parts Dinosaur

A large dinosaur skeleton, constructed by the late Garrett Wilkinson from discarded auto parts, is mounted on a trailer and pulled in local parades. Last known nesting spot was along Hwy. 29 behind the Central Feed Store.
523 E State Hwy 29, Bertram, TX
Along the south side of Rt 29 (possible bonus sight - a metal man playing a horn). Location approximate - need cross street.
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Car Parts T-Rex

Well made, has been here for 18 years that I know of. There is a cannon, an 8 ft. tall man made of junk, also a couple of statues.

[John Ruffalo, 05/21/2011]

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