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Fish Statues (page 5)

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Giant Fish [gone]
Candor, NY
Giant Fish
Port Isabel, TX
Giant Fish
St. Germain, WI
Swordfish
Dallas, GA
The Giant Fish at Fish Haven Farm sign appeared to have wooden fins and some sort of fabric or vinyl body. These photos are from 2010. The Fish was in better shape back in 2005. It was gone by 2018.

The Giant Fish in Port Isabel has been installed on a pole in the water next to the fishing pier since at least 2007. [map]

The Giant Fish in St. Germain hangs at the entrance to town next to Chief St. Germain. [map]

This Swordfish statue in Dallas was previously located at Magic Forest in Lake George, NY. It is now located at Atlantis Plumbing. [map]

Giant Swordfish
Port Isabel, TX
The Giant Swordfish is installed in front of the R&R Hi-Way Bait Stand. It has been there since at least 2007. [map]

Giant Swordfish
San Francisco, CA
2014: 2022:
The Giant Swordfish was installed over the entrance of Gigi's Sotto Mare Oysteria and Seafood Restaurant around 2012. It was repainted around 2020. [map]

Giant Swordfish
Dania Beach, FL
These Giant Swordfish are located at International Game Fish Association. The stainless steel sculpture on the left is entitled Sword Dance. It was created by Kent Ullberg and installed in 1998. The sculpture, installed in a fountain, is 60 feet tall. The fishes installed at the entrance are fiberglass. I don't know what the smaller fishes are meant to represent. [map]

Giant Swordfish and Dolphinfish
Pompano Beach, FL
These Giant Swordfish and Dolphinfish are installed at the Hillsboro Inlet Fishing Center. [map]

Sandy's Seafoods Market [gone]
Seattle, WA

2008:

2015:
The fish on the roof of Sandy's Seafoods Market had been there since 1951. The fish's jaw originally moved up and down. By 2014, it had been wired shut. The store closed around 2019 and the fish was gone.

Giant Fish [gone]
Grand River, OH
Giant Salmon
Portland, OR
Giant Salmon
Manhattan Beach, CA
The Giant Fish in Grand River was located at Pickle Bill's restaurant when this photo was taken in 2009. It was located near the entrance but it appears to be gone now. [photo thanks Mark Comstock]

This Giant Salmon sculpture in Portland is known as "Transcendence". It was created by Keith Jellum in 1998. It is located on the corner of Salmon St., above the Southpark Seafood restaurant. The sculpture is 11 feet long and made of bronze. [map]

The Giant Salmon sculpture in Manhattan Beach is located at the Fishbar restaurant. It was installed in 2016. The sculpture may have been inspired by the one in Portland. [map]

Giant Salmon [gone]
Tacoma, WA
Giant Salmon
Tacoma, WA
Giant Salmon
Tacoma, WA
This first Giant Salmon shown above was located in a fountain downtown when this photo was taken in 2008. By 2011, the fountain was still there but the Salmon was gone. It was one of at least five salmon sculptures installed around town in 2001 for the Soul Salmon project.

The second Giant Salmon shown above was also part of the Soul Salmon project. It is located in a fountain downtown.

The third Giant Salmon shown above was also part of the Soul Salmon project. It is still located at the fire station. This fish is named "Sparkee." The spots are a reference to the traditional fire department mascot, the Dalmatian. [map]

For more, see these websites: 1 and 2.

Giant Salmon
Olympia, WA
These Giant Salmon are part of the group of ten fiberglass salmon sculptures created for the Olympia Salmon Run Public Art Project. The sculptures were produced by local artists. Each sculpture is about eight feet long. They were originally located outside at the Olympia Farmer's Market. They are now displayed inside Olympia Center. [map]

Giant Salmon
Woodside, CA
This Giant Salmon, aka "Woody", was supposedly carved by Enoch Kadashan in the early 1900s from a redwood log. According to another source, it was carved in 1974 as "Indomitable" and was originally located at the Prairie Creek Fish Hatchery in Orick, CA. For more, see this website. [map]

Giant Fish
Klamath, CA
This Giant Fish is located in front of the Woodland Villa Cabins. It appears to be a salmon, carved from a redwood tree. The fish has been there since at least 1991. For more, see this website. [map]

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