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Photo Thursday: A Junk Yard with Attitude

I was out roaming around the county roads of central Minnesota last weekend. Most of the scenery consisted of the usual rural images (corn, soybeans, wetlands, prairie flowers, and old barns), but then we came to this.
 I think it is the Easter Island of the Tin Men.

And, while I retain the title of discoverer, you could own it. Yes, this could all be yours. . . if you can just find the rest of that phone number.

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11 Comments:

At August 09, 2012 9:27 AM, Blogger Muza-chan said...

Very funny picture (^_^)

 
At August 09, 2012 9:37 AM, Blogger Jackie and Joel Smith said...

It makes me smile to look at this. What a great idea.

 
At August 09, 2012 2:30 PM, Anonymous Debbie Beardsley @ European Travelista said...

This is great! I love running into these quirky little things that make you go huh???

 
At August 09, 2012 3:14 PM, Anonymous InsideJourneys said...

I just love how creative some people can be. Who would have thought there could be art in this, eh?

 
At August 09, 2012 7:07 PM, Blogger Travel Gal said...

Some people really have an amazing ability to see art in ordinary objects - it's nice of them to provide such great photo ops!

 
At August 09, 2012 11:27 PM, Anonymous Wends of Journeys and Travels said...

this is a kick-ass junk yard and i love it! so artistic and so funny

 
At August 10, 2012 12:17 AM, Anonymous Leigh said...

How cool is that - wonderful photo.

 
At August 10, 2012 12:45 AM, Anonymous Mary @ The World Is A Book said...

I love quirky and unusual attractions like these. Way to catch people's attention. I wonder if they figured out their information is incomplete :)

 
At August 10, 2012 5:09 PM, Anonymous Aleah | SolitaryWanderer.com said...

Very nice capture. A close-up of the tin men would have been great as well. Does the site have other such treasures?

 
At August 10, 2012 5:42 PM, Blogger Travel Gal said...

Yeah, I've been thinking that I'm going to come by here again next time and actually shoot the site the way it deserves. This was drive-by and it wasn't a good spot to try to stop - I'd have to plan better! I don't think there were others (mostly old tractors and farm machinery and parts), but it warrants an extra review.

 
At August 12, 2012 6:58 PM, Anonymous Margaret said...

That's wonderful! I love driving around and finding unusual sights, and this junkyard with a sense of humor is great.

 

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