Brady 10K Event walked 03/07/15

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Carlen was outside the walk start at the Community Center to point arrivals in the right direction.

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Walkers inside registering for the volksmarch.

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The walk directions suggested we stop into the post office to see the WPA painting.

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We passed a series of churches. This one is a Christian Church.

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This is a Presbyterian Church.

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Episcopal Church.

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This is the Heart of Texas Country Music Museum.

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Our checkpoint was there.  It was open so we went inside to look around.

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Grand Ole Opry photo.

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Autographed photos of some stars.

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Elvis’ Corner.  He had his own personal bumper car.

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Statues of the stars.

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Ellen and Darlene were our checkpoint people.

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Giant guitar on the front of the museum.

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From the museum we headed into the residential area.

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Soldiers guarding the front door.

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We came to the school where this mascot was displayed at the Tennis Courts.

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We crossed a pedestrian bridge into a park.

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Looking at the creek/river we crossed.

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Neat basket planter.

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Wink posed with the Korean and Vietnam memorials.

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WWI and WWII Memorial.

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Freya found a clean puddle to get a drink.

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Another creek/river crossing.

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Eagle guarding an entrance.

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Ed and a very nice Falcon.

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Another church.

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Old jail, now used as a museum.

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Air Traffic Control tower moved here from Curtis Field.  This tower was in use during WWII.

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Historic Marker for General McCulloch, the man the county was named after.

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McCulloch County Courthouse.

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1936 Historical Marker

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WWII Artillery on the courthouse lawn.

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Mural across from courthouse.

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Marker for Brady’s claim to be the heart of Texas.

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Another view of the McCulloch Courthouse.

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About walktx

I am an avid Volksmarcher. I belong to Texas County Walkers in Mesquite.
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