Farm to Market Road 175

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Farm to Market Road 175 marker

Farm to Market Road 175
Route information
Length: 11.337 mi[1] (18.245 km)
Existed: 1945 – present
Major junctions
West end: Loop 187 at Antelope
East end: SH 148 east of Shannon
Location
Counties: Jack, Clay
Highway system
FM 174 FM 176

Farm to Market Road 175 (FM 175) is a farm to market road in Jack and Clay counties, Texas.[1]

Route description[edit]

The western terminus of FM 175 is in northwestern Jack County at Loop 187, the former alignment of US 281 through Antelope.[2][3] The two-lane road travels to the east, then the north, and again to the east before entering Clay County. It passes through the community of Shannon before reaching its eastern terminus at SH 148.[1][4]

History[edit]

FM 175 was designated from SH 148 to Shannon on June 11, 1945. It was extended to US 281 (now Loop 187) in Antelope on October 29, 1954, replacing FM 2063 from the Clay/Jack County Line to US 281.[1]

Major intersections[edit]

County Location mi[5] km Destinations Notes
Jack Antelope 0.0 0.0 Loop 187 to US 281 Western terminus
Clay 11.4 18.3 SH 148 – Jacksboro, Henrietta Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Transportation Planning and Programming Division (n.d.). "Farm to Market Road No. 175". Highway Designation Files. Texas Department of Transportation. Retrieved 2011-01-06. 
  2. ^ Transportation Planning and Programming Division (n.d.). "State Highway Loop No. 187". Highway Designation Files. Texas Department of Transportation. Retrieved 2011-01-06. 
  3. ^ Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2012). Texas County Map Book (PDF) (Map) (2012 ed.). 1:120,000. Texas Department of Transportation. p. 390. OCLC 867856197. Retrieved 2011-01-06. [dead link]
  4. ^ Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2012). Texas County Map Book (PDF) (Map) (2012 ed.). 1:120,000. Texas Department of Transportation. p. 389. OCLC 867856197. Retrieved 2011-01-06. [dead link]
  5. ^ Google (2011-01-06). "Overview map of Farm to Market Road 175 Distances Between Interchanges" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2011-01-06.