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Alabama (5)

    Chair – Office, Anniston
    Hog, Dothan
    Boll Weevil, Enterprise – their website: Alabama Tourism and Travel
    Brick, Montgomery
    Catfish, Troy

Alaska (1)

    Santa Claus, North Pole

Arizona (9)

    Cow Skull, Amado
    Kokopelli, Camp Verde
    Kachina, Carefree
    Sundial, Carefree
    TeePee, Lupton
    Map of Old Route 66, Meteor City
    Rose Bush, Tombstone
    Wine Bottle, Tucson

Arkansas (10)

    Spinach Can, Alma
    King Kong, Beaver
    Dinosaur Park, Beaver
    Razorback, Berryville
    Riverboat (restaurant), Des Arc
    Mr. Peanut, Ft. Smith
    Sundial, Little Rock
    Charcoal Grill, Magnolia
    Raven, Ravenden
    Orange, Mammoth, Redfield

California (46)

    Bear Tree, Anaheim
    Thermometer Baker
    Shoe Bakersfield
    Pez Dispenser, Burlingame
    Dinosaurs Cabazon
    Artichoke, Castroville
    Yoyo, Chico
    Sack of Cement, Colton
    Flagpole, Dorris
    The Bucket, Eagle Rock
    Pisa Pizza Tower, El Cajon
    Champagne Glass, Escondido
    Hammer, Eureka
    Fiddle, Fiddletown
    Can of Shasta, Hayward
    Monk, Hillsborough
    La Cana, N. Hollywood
    Desert Tortoise, Joshua Tree
    Box of Raisins, Kingsburg
    Swedish Coffeepot, Kingsburg
    Wooden Totem Pole, Leggett Valley
    Lemon, Lemon Grove
    Olive, Lindsay
    Donut, La Puente
    US Flag Long Beach
    Brown Derby, Los Angeles
    Chili Bowl, Los Angeles
    Doghouse, Los Angeles
    Chess Set, Morro Bay
    Santa Claus, Nyeland Acres
    Clam, Pismo Beach
    Paper Cup, Riverside
    Sack of Cement, Riverside
    Sewing Needle, Sacramento
    Chess Set, San Clemente
    Baseball Glove – Vintage, San Francisco
    Coca-Cola Bottle, San Francisco
    Can of Fruit Cocktail, Sunnyvale
    Bulldozer, Turlock
    Redwood Tree Service Station, Ukiah
    Binoculars, Venice

Colorado (4)

    Hot Dog – Coney Island Dairyland, Aspen Park
    Hercules Beetle, Colorado Springs
    Rocking Chair, Penrose
    High Wheel Bicycle, Calhan

Connecticut (1)

    Sperm Whale, West Hartford

Delaware (4)

    Amish Man, Milford
    Ball of Rubber Bands, Wilmington
    Skillet, DelMarVa peninsula
    Doctor’s Bag, Wilmington

Florida (15)

    Covered Wagon, Bradenton
    Alligator, Christmas
    Lobster, Islamorada
    Conch Shell, Key West
    Orange, Kissimmee
    Oil Funnel, Miami
    Orange, Melbourne
    Orange, Mt. Dora
    Great Dane, Orlando
    Board, Orlando
    Conch Shell, Panama City Beach
    Coffeepot, Port Malabar
    Gold Box, Orlando
    Beach Ball, Pensacola Beach
    Ball of Barbed Wire, Saint Augustine
    Dinosaur – Harold’s Auto Service, Weeki Waehi Springs

Georgia (5)

    Cuckoo Clock, Douglas
    Peanut, Persall
    Apple, Cornelia
    Spider, Lilburn
    Chicken, Marietta

Hawaii (1 -1)

    Pinapple, Honolulu (died 1993)

Idaho (3)

    Baked Potato, Blackfoot
    Beagle, Cottonwood
    Miner’s Hat, Kellogg

Illinois (10 -1)

    Tallest Man, Alton
    Popeye, Chester
    Radio Flyer Wagon, Chicago
    Catsup Bottle, Collinsville
    Cross, Effingham
    Basketball, Hebron
    Milk Bottle, Libertyville
    Superman, Metropolis
    Solar System Model, Peoria

Indiana (9)

    Ball of Paint, Alexandria
    Ball of Hair, Alexandria
    Candle, Centerville
    Clock, Clarksville
    Steer – Stuffed, Kokomo
    Stump, Kokomo
    Egg, Mentone
    Nose and Glasses, Michigan
    Santa Claus, Santa Claus -

Iowa (16)

    Talking Happy Chef, Adair
    Dahla Horse, Albert City
    Cheeto, Sister Sara’s Resteraunt, Algonia
    Concrete Grain Silos, Albert City
    Pitchfork, Ames
    Bull, Audubon
    Golden Spike, Council Bluffs; Railroad Museum
    Frying Pan, Brandon
    Bullhead, Crystal Lake
    Pocahantas, Pocahantas
    Ball of Popcorn, Sac City
    Coffee Pot and Coffee Cup, Stanton
    Strawberry, Strawberry Point
    Rocking Chair, West Amana

Kansas (17)

    Spur, Abeline
    Ball of Twine, Cawker City
    Cow Hairball, Garden City
    Painting and Easel, Goodland
    Pallasite Meteorite, Greensburg
    Hand Dug Well, Greensburg
    Grain Elevator, Hutchinson
    Book, Liberal
    Souvenir Travel Plate, Lucas
    Chimney Sweep, McPherson
    Prairie Dog, Oakley
    Ice Burg – The Ice House, Ottawa
    Wren, Topeka
    Painted Russian Egg, Topeka
    Tires, Topeka
    Electric Shovel (Big Brutus), West Mineral

Kentucky (8)

    Crucifix, Bardstown
    Treasure Chest, Cave City
    Mother Goose House, Hazzard
    Mortar and Pestle – Bondurants Drug Store, Lexington
    Dixie Cup, Lexington
    Baseball Bat, Louisville
    Baseball Glove, Louisville
    Dragon, Saxton

Louisiana (2)

    Guitar, Bunkie
    US Flag Ponchatoula

Maine (8)

    Birdfeeder, Dixmont
    Fork, Ellsworth
    Rubber Boot, LL Bean – Freeport
    Lobster, Hancock
    Detatched Arm, Rumford
    Wooden Indian, Skowhegan
    Cheese – The Cheese Wheel, Wicasset
    Lobster, Woolwich
    Globe, Yarmouth

Maryland (14 -1)

    Ship Resteraunt, Canton
    Mosquito, Church Creek
    Crab, Crisfield
    Ark, Frostburg (in process)
    World, Germantown
    Cider Barrel, Germantown
    Pencil, Glen Burnie
    Martini, Ocean City
    Fish Hook, Ocean City
    Acorn, Silver Spring
    Adirondack Chair, Westminster
    Carpet Knight, Westminster

Massachusetts (14)

    Milk Bottle – Hood’s, Boston
    Indian, Charlemont
    Milk Bottle, Chelmsfield
    Milk Can – Salvador’s, S. Dartmouth
    Ice Cream Bucket, S. Dartmouth
    Chair – Mission, Gardner – Postcard
    Milk Can, Granby
    Clam Box, Ipswich
    Icosahedron, Lexington
    Ship, Lynnfield
    Seahorse, Mattapoint
    Dairy Bottle – Trales, New Bedford
    Coffeepot, Old Salem – Postcard
    Bottle, Payham
    Bee, Pembroke
    Ship – Sailor Tom’s, Reading
    World, Wellesley
    Milk Bottle, Whately

Michigan (16 -1)

    Skier, Bessemer
    Cherry Pie, Charlevoix
    Bear Trap, Chassell
    Chair – Pine, Copper Harbor
    Tire, Detroit
    Load of Logs, Ewen
    Cuckoo Clock, Frankenmuth
    Chair – Willow, Grand Junction
    Pickle Barrel, Grand Marias
    Horse, Grand Rapids
    Crucifix, Indian River
    Indian, Ironwood
    Chainsaw, Ishpeming
    Rifle, Ishpeming
    Trout, Kalkaska
    Weathervane, Montague

Minnesota (51)

    Viking, Alexandria
    Birdhouse, Audubon
    Walleye Baudette
    Crow, Belgrade
    Big Fish Supper Club, Bena
    Paul Bunyan, Bemidji
    Babe the Blue Ox, Bemidji
    Black Duck, Blackduck
    Dog Dish Bloomington
    Talking Paul Bunyan, Brainerd
    Aggressive Babe the Blue Ox, Brainerd
    Ball of Twine, Darwin
    Northern Pike Erskine
    Hockey Stick – Real Eveleth
    Otter, Fergus Falls
    Turkey, Frazee
    Walleye Garrison – Postcard
    Smokey the Bear, International Falls
    Cootie, Lakeville
    Swedish Coffee Pot, Lindstrom
    Lutefisk Madison
    Revolver Mankato
    Spoon and Cherry, Minneapolis
    Dala Horse, Mora
    Tiger, Muskie Nevis
    Art Tractor, New York Mills
    Ear of Corn, Olivia
    Anchor – Paul Bunyan’s, Ortonville
    Pelican, Pelican Rapids
    Fishing Bobber, Pequot Lakes
    Peace Pipe, Pipestone
    Walleye, Ray
    Boot, Redwing
    Eagle, Remer
    Ear of Corn, Rochester
    Prairie Chicken, Rothsay
    Adirondack Chair, Saint Paul
    Test, Shakopee
    Lefse, Starbuck
    Clothespin, Vining
    Coffee Cup, Vining
    Doorknob, Vining
    Electric Cord Plug, Vining
    Foot, Vining
    Square Knot, Vining
    Loon, Floating Virginia
    Mallard Duck, Wheaton
    Polar Bear, White Bear Lake
    Snowman, White Bear Lake

Mississippi (2)

    Chair – Rocking Gulfport/Hattiesburg?
    Mammy, Natchez

Missouri (17)

    Ball of String, Branson
    Pecan, Brunswick
    Inland Lighthouse, Hannibal
    Shuttlecock, Kansas City
    Ball of Video Tape, Kansas City
    Gas Pump, King City
    Baseball, Licking
    Ark, St. Charles
    Set of Teeth, St. Louis
    Underwear, City Museum St. Louis
    Bowling Pins, St. Louis
    Vess Bottle, St. Louis
    Paper Cup, Springfield
    Goose, Sumner
    8 Ball, Tipton
    Praying Hands, Webb City
    Ball of String, Weston

Montana (3)

    Penguin, Cut Bank
    Eagle, Libby
    Steer, Bozeman

Nebraska (5)

    Plow, Gothenburg
    Kool-Aid Stand, Hastings
    Porch Swing, Hebron
    Covered Wagon, Milford
    Ball of Stamps, Boy’s Town

Nevada (3)

    Rhinestone, Las Vegas
    Flashlight, Las Vegas
    Afghan, Winnemucca

New Jersey (16)

    Santa Maria House, Absecon
    Jack’s Honey Farm, Asbury
    Wine Bottle, Bayville
    Stuffed Bear Beemerville
    Pirate Ship, Cliffwood Beach
    Tooth, Hamilton Township
    Wine Bottle, Egg Harbort
    Cookie Jar House, Glendora
    Bowling Pin Greenbrook
    Wine Bottle, Hammonton
    Cat, Jersey City
    Elephant, Margate City
    Incandescent Lightbulb, Menlo Park
    Coffee Cup and Saucer Newark
    Watersphere (watertower), Union
    SS Flagship, Union

New Mexico (5 +1 soon…)

    Aolean Harp, I-25 exit 257
    Scales of Justice, Albuquerque
    Candy Cane, Albuquerque
    Owl, Albuquerque
    Roadrunner, Las Cruces

New York (16)

    Chair – Ladderback, Binghamton
    Oil Can – Gallon Measure, Buchanan
    Duck, Flanders
    Milk Bottle, Kent
    Uncle Sam, Lake George
    Fork, Milan (or Rhinebeck, or Rock City – Jct. of NY Rt. 199 & 308)
    Clown, Monroe
    Kaleidescope, Mount Tremper
    Button and Needle, New York
    Turtle, Niagara Falls
    Whale – Willy, Niagara Falls
    Trowel, Purchase
    Globe (Unisphere), Queens
    Whale – Willy, Tonawanda
    Chair – Fireside, Wingdale

North Carolina (9)

    Chest of Drawers, High Point
    High Boy Chest of Drawers, High Point
    Milk Carton, Mount Airy
    Cross, Murphy
    New Testament, Murphy
    Ten Commandments, Murphy
    Frying Pan, Rose-Hill
    Chair – Duncan Phyfe, Thomasville
    Shell, Winston-Salem

North Dakota (10)

    Quilt, Antler
    Oil Can Stack (empties), Casselton
    Turtle, Dunseith
    Oriole, Gackle
    Walleye, Garrison
    Kegs, Grand Forks
    Buffalo, Jamestown
    Cow – Holstein, New Salem
    Grasshopper, Enchanted Highway, Regent
    Crane, Sand Hill, Steele

Nova Scotia (1)

    Lobster Trap Cheticamp

Ohio (17)

    Cheese Wheel, Berlin
    Pumpkin, Circleville
    Pumpkin Pie, Circleville
    Rubber Ink Stamp, Cleveland
    Radio, Columbus
    Grad Cap, Columbus
    Basket, Dresden
    Corn Field, Dublin
    Apple Basket, Frazeysburg
    Washboard, Logan
    Mouse Trap, Lisbon
    Basket, Newark
    Zepplin House, Rootstown
    Walleye – Dropping, Port Clinton
    Loaf of Bread, Urbana
    Crystal Ball, Westerville
    Cuckoo Clock, Wilmot

Oklahoma (9)

    Beaver holding a Cow Chip, Beaver
    Whale, Catoosa)
    Peanut, Durant
    Totem Pole, Foyil
    Caulk Tube Oklahoma City
    Milk Bottle, Oklahoma City
    Whale, Oklahoma City
    Bottle of Hair Tonic, Tulsa
    Praying Hands, Tulsa
    Golden Driller, Tulsa

Oregon (2)

    Opossums, Albany
    Jug – Sandy Jug Tavern, Portland

Pennsylvania (12)

    Coffeepot, Bedford
    Cup, Boyertown
    SS Grandview, Central City
    Shoe, Hallam
    Barbell, Between Allentown and Philadelphia
    Yogi Bear, Cook Forest
    Pie Woman, Frackville
    Cup, Pennsburg
    Clothespin, Philadelphia
    Split Button, Philadelphia
    Ketchup Bottle, Heinz Field, Pittsburgh
    Cup, Pottstown
    Paint Can, Shippensburg
    Donut, Yokumtown
    Kettle, York

Rhode Island (4)

    Coffee and Cream, Lincoln
    Rosary Beads, Newport
    Termite, Providence
    Milk Can, North Smithfield

South Carolina (4)

    Golf Ball, Fripp Island
    Peach, Gaffney
    Milk Carton, Myrtle Beach
    Egg, Newberry

South Dakota (5)

    Pheasant, Huron
    Bird Feeder, Mitchell
    Seal, Rapid City
    Jackalope, Wall (at Wall Drug)
    Shoe House, Webster

Tennessee (6)

    Guitar, Bristol
    Basketball, Knoxville
    Shoe, Memphis
    Catfish, Paris
    Cuckoo Clock, Pigeon Forge

Texas (35)

    Caterpillar (?)
    Drum, Austin
    Fire Hydrant, Beaumont
    Burger – Charlie Brown’s Burger House, Carrolton
    Mosquito, Clute
    Microphone, Colorado City
    Cowboy, Dallas
    Giraffe, Dallas
    Cowboy Boots, El Paso
    Roadrunner, Fort Stockton
    Rattle Snake, Freer
    Crab, Galveston
    Shrimp, Galveston
    Kettle, Galveston
    Cross, Groom
    Killer Bee, Hidalgo
    Shrimp, Houston
    Longhorn Steer, Hutto
    Hippo, Hutto
    Rocking Chair, Lipan
    Watermelon, Luling
    Horseshoe, Marfa
    Mule Shoe, Muleshoe
    Oatmeal Box, Oatmeal
    Jackrabbit, Odessa
    Cowboy Hat, Paris
    Soup Can, Paris
    Peanut, Pearsall
    Strawberry, Poteet
    Shovel, San Antonio
    Cowboy Boots, San Antonio
    Wooden Nickel, San Antonio
    Pig, San Antonio
    Pecan, Sequin
    Jackalope, Sunset
    Pecan Tree, Weatherford

Utah (2)

    Watermelon Slice, Green River (Only during parades…)
    Fishing Fly, Vernal

Vermont (3)

    Cheese House, Arlington
    Chair, Bennington
    Bee, West Dover

Virginia (15)

    Chair – Grove Park Mission Bassett
    Milk Bottle, Richmond
    Cigarette Pack, Richmond
    Star, Roanoke
    Ham Smithfield
    Work Boot, Staunton
    Ballet Slippers, Staunton
    Crutches, Staunton
    Watering Can, Staunton
    Gorilla, Virginia Beach
    Sea Serpent Virginia Beach
    Rollerskate Warrenton
    Apple, Winchester
    Pencil, Wytheville
    Paint Can, Wytheville

Washington (15)

    Clam, Clearview
    Burger Box, Fife
    Cherry Pie, George
    Totem Pole, Kalama
    Squirting Clam, Long Beach
    Frying Pan, Long Beach
    Paper Airplane, Mukileto
    Troll, Seattle
    Cowboy Hat and Boots, Seattle
    Lava Lamp, Soap Lake
    Milk Bottle, Spokane
    Radio Flyer Wagon, Spokane
    Coffee Pot, Takoma
    Egg, Winlock
    Teapot, Zilla

Washington D.C. (1)

    Typewriter Eraser

West Virginia (3)

    Teapot, Chester
    Root Beer Mug, Huntington
    Beer Bottle, Triadelphia

Wisconsin (27)

    Chili Can, Beloit
    Badger, Birnamwood
    Squirell, Birnamwood
    Pulpwood Stacker, Cornell
    Mouse, Fennimore
    Black Bear, Glidden
    Pine Log, Glidden
    Muskie, Hayward
    Ball of Twine, Highland
    Corkskrew, Hurley
    Grandfather Clock, Kewaunee
    Six Pack, LaCrosse
    Flamingo, Lake Delton
    Trojan Horse, Lake Delton
    Soup Kettle, Laona
    Weinermobile, Madison
    Round Barn, Marshfield
    Loon – Talking, Mercer
    Clothespin, Mount Horeb
    Hand Drill (or Brace), Mount Horeb
    Replica Cheese, Neillsville
    Talking Cow, Neillsville
    M – the letter, Platteville
    Hodag, Rhinelander
    Hamburger Grill, Seymour
    High Wheeler Bicycle, Sparta
    Penny, Woodruff

Wyoming (4)

    Elk Antler Arch, Afton
    Jackalope, Douglas
    Ball of Barbed Wire, Jackson Hole
    Gas Station, Little America

Sources

Worlds Largest Things.com
World’s Largest Roadside Attractions
Luke Cole.com; World’s Largest
World’s Largest Things Blog
Huffington Post; 11 of the Worlds Biggest
World’s Biggest – Slideshow

Written by Matt Awesome

October 13, 2008 at 10:08 pm

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