Montgomery, Texas: Statue of the Town Goat

Life-size billy goat stands next to the town well, where he first began hanging out in 1906. Water was fine for a while, then he learned to go to local businesses for food and the saloon for beer.

College St., Montgomery, TX
North edge of town, on the north side of College St. one block east of Hwy 149/Liberty St., just past the big Texas Star embedded in the pavement.
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Statue of the Town Goat

The Town Goat display is located in the parking lot of the Community Building. Public restrooms available. The 1855-1889 Montgomery County Jail is also onsite.

[IfJessThenWhat, 07/07/2016]

According to an accompanying sign, "It is not known if the goat was ever given a name or exactly how long he stayed in Montgomery."

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