Fort Stockton, Texas: Metal Cutout U.S. Cavalry

"Marching to Fort Stockton" are large metal silhouettes of soldiers on horseback, created by artist Brian Norwood. Illusion off in the distance on a flat, scrubby plain is of a 19th century US Cavalry company heading home.
Address:
I-10, Fort Stockton, TX
Directions:
East of town, south side of I-10, 1 1/2 miles east of the Exit 261 Marathon. Some distance from the roadway, barely visible, so watch for it.
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Metal Cutout U.S. Cavalry.

Metal Cutout U.S. Cavalry

There's a frontage road that you can take from the highway and it allows you to get a clear photo. It was much more visible than the earlier tip made it sound.

[Michelle, 09/07/2017]

Metal Cutout U.S. Cavalry.

Metal Cutout U.S. Cavalry

Hard to see from the road, but that is as close as you can get.

[Dona Garcia, 01/14/2017]

Definitely not a selfie photo op!

Cavalry cutouts.

Norwood Sculptures: The Cavalry

When on Route 10 on the west side of the state you drive for hours and there is nothing but majestic mountains. Then you get to a small town called Ft. Stockton and out in the grasses you will see metal sculptures that jump out of history. Indians on horseback, or the cavalry riding back into town -- nostalgic and heartwarming. Great to break up the drive.

[Luvs 2 Laugh, 10/21/2013]

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