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Matador, Texas: Giant Arrow

Stuck in the ground in front of Matador's 1891 jail, the 21-ft. long arrow is part of a series marking the historic Quanah Parker Trail. Great photo opportunity. The arrow is 21-1/2 feet tall. Close to Hackberry Creek downtown Matador where Quanah Parker camped in the late 1800s.

Main St., Matador, TX
Downtown, north of the Courthouse Square on Main Street, near Stewart Ave.
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Giant Arrow.

Giant Arrow

"I shot an arrow in the air" (Henry Wadsworth Longfellow) and it landed in Matador, TX. First arrow in a series of Giant Arrows placed to mark the Quanah Parker Trail. Sits in front of the 1891 historic jail.

The arrow is 21-1/2 feet tall. Close to Hackberry Creek, downtown Matador, where Quanah Parker camped in the late 1800s. Great photo opportunity.

[Carol Campbell, 09/05/2011]

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