Building Eagle Lake Brick by Brick September 25, 2019 - 04:00 Posted in: NewsEagle Lake EAGLE LAKE REMEMBERS Since the mid 1800s, we’ve watched Eagle Lake grow. Who built it? The first buildings were tiny flat-roofed box-like one-room shelters for railroad workers along Texas’ third train stop. To serve the rail workers, larger wooden buildings arose to eventually form a ‘square,’ which became the center of ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!