Angleton, Texas: 76-Foot-Tall Stephen F. Austin Statue

Stephen Austin, one of the founders of Texas, is immortalized in a towering Texas-size statue.

S. Walker St., Angleton, TX
Hwy 288 exit at Hwy 35. Drive east, then turn south onto S. Walker St. The road will curve back to Hwy 288, and the statue will be on the right, just before Hwy 288.
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Stephen F. Austin Statue

The 76-foot-tall statue of Texas forefather Stephen F. Austin was built in 2006 by Texas artist David Adickes -- who had earlier built a colossal Sam Houston statue outside of Huntsville. Stephen is slightly shorter than Sam, as they were in real life.

[Gena, 10/07/2012]
Another Big Tex: 70-ft. tall Stephen F. Austin statue planned

The town of Angleton, Texas, may be home to a 70-ft. tall statue of Stephen F....

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