Canadian, Texas: Gene Cockrell's Dinosaur Team Field Report

US Hwy 83, Canadian, TX
On a hilltop overlooking the northbound side of US Hwy 83. Five miles south of Canadian, or 45 miles north of I-40 exit 163 (Shamrock).
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Audrey the dinosaur.

Gene Cockrell's Dinosaur
Gene builds unusual concrete sculptures, including a huge dinosaur on a hill above US Hwy 83, which he says was inspired by his wife. Report... [07/29/2010]

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Dinosaur on the bluff.

Gene Cockrell's Dinosaur

The dinosaur is on a bluff that's a part of the Jarvis ranch...part of which was sold to the city to build the football stadium the high school still uses.

[Scott Jarvis, 11/04/2012]

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