Gaffney, South Carolina: Peachoid Water Tower
This giant watersphere is shaped and painted to look like a peach -- but some still think that it resembles a big butt. Roadsideamerica.com Report...
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Drove by going north, spotted the peach, and captured a couple of pics of the unique water tower![Larry and Lisa, 08/06/2014]
The one million gallon peach.[Leonard J. DeFrancisci, 12/23/2013]
Voted "Steel Tank of the Year" in 1981, the Peachoid has been scrupulously maintained by its fruit-happy town.
From the south it looks like a delicious peach. We couldn't figure out why people called it "the butt in the sky." Then we went around to the other side, which quickly replaced that mystery with another: what led this town to build something that looks like a giant butt in the sky?[Robert Levy, 05/27/2012]
The Peachoid Water Tower is also known throughout the region as "The Peach-Butt," and is used as a common reference point for interstate travelers.[Yankee John, 08/08/2010]