Farm to Market Road 1740

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Farm to Market Road 1740 marker

Farm to Market Road 1740
Route information
Length: 14.2 mi[1] (22.9 km)
Existed: 1951[1] – present
Major junctions
West end: FM 171 in Wichita Falls
East end: FM 810
Highway system
FM 1739 FM 1741

Farm to Market Road 1740 or FM 1740 is a two-lane, state-maintained highway that connects Wichita Falls with farming areas in northeastern Wichita County and northwestern Clay County. It was designated in October 1955.

Termini[edit]

FM 1740 terminates at FM (UR) 171 in Wichita Falls and at FM 810 in northwestern Clay County.

History[edit]

FM 1740 was designated in 1951 from FM 171 to the Clay County Line. In 1952, FM 1740 extended north 1.6 miles to a road intersection. In 1955, FM 1740 extended north to FM 810.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Transportation Planning and Programming Division. "Farm to Market Road No. 1740". Highway Designation Files. Texas Department of Transportation.