New Mexico Statues

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Colonel Sanders and Ronald McDonald [gone]
Hatch, NM
Hatch, NM
Apple Boy
Mountain Park, NM
These Colonel Sanders and Ronald McDonald statues came from Kentucky Fried Chicken and McDonald's restaurants, respectively. These statues were installed in front of Sparky's restaurant when these photos were taken in 2012. By 2014, they were not on display outside. However, there are many other fiberglass statues of people and animals there. [map]

This Yeoman statue was produced by Beefeater Gin. It is about six feet tall. The statue is installed inside Sparky's restaurant. To the right of the Yeoman is a statue of a Toy Soldier.

This Apple Boy statue is located at the Old Apple Barn. The statue was sculpted by the store's owner, Bill Niffenegger, in 2010. The statue is about 12 feet tall. [map]

Tucumcari, NM
Ruidoso, NM
Billy the Kid
Ruidoso, NM
This Knight statue was installed at a former gas station. By 2016, the statue had been repainted and moved. These statues were mass-produced and can be found in different parts of the country. For example, there's one in Cave City, KY.

These Alien and Billy the Kid statues are located at the Ruidoso River Museum. [map]

Lucien Maxwell
Cimarron, NM
This statue of Lucien Maxwell is located in the downtown park. Maxwell was a rancher who owned nearly two million acres of land. He was born in 1818 and moved to Cimarron in 1850. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

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