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Giddings, Texas: 9/11 Memorial

Two steel beams from the World Trade Center, standing upright like New York's Twin Towers.

151 W. Independence St., Giddings, TX
Next to the firehouse, on the north side of W. Independence St., just west of its intersection with US-77/N. Main St.
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9/11 Memorial.

9/11 Memorial

The memorial includes pieces of the World Trade Center towers.

[Erin Jatzlau, 09/26/2020]

A lengthy, engraved plaque explains that the two steel beams were driven from New York City to Giddings in 2011, "draped in an American Flag for the entire journey." The memorial is mounted on a concrete base shaped like the Pentagon.

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