Cresson Population- 208 Altitude. 1047


On U.S. 377 at junction of Texas 171, southwest of Fort Worth, the village was founded around 1887, and was named for an official of the Fort Worth & Rio Grande Railway Company.

Pate Museum of Transportation-

cresson1.JPG (12856 bytes)Antique luxury railroad car, elegant vintage and classic automobiles, military aircraft, navy minesweeper, as well as other exhibits and displays.   The museum also includes a 1,500 volume transportation library.  Open Tues. - Sun. 9 a.m. - 5 .m.  On U.S. 377 northeast.  The annual Pate swap meet brings 200, 000 enthusiastic viewers and collectors each spring.



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