Brundidge, Alabama: Big Rooster Made of Car Bumpers

Artist Larry Godwin built a 15-foot-tall chicken from chrome car bumpers in 1962. It still gleams in the sunlight, and Larry still lives next door.

Art Wurks

Address:
3153 US Hwy 231, Brundidge, AL
Directions:
South of Brundidge on US Hwy 231 about 3 miles at Art Wurks.
Phone:
334-735-2341
Admission:
Free
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Car bumper chicken.

Big Rooster Made of Car Bumpers

Stopped by on our way home from our honeymoon in June 2007

[Alexis Williams, 06/12/2010]

Ah, the romantic allure of a chrome bumper chicken....

Car bumper chicken.

Car Bumper Chicken

We stopped there in June of 1999 and took this picture. It is on US 231. The chicken is constructed from Chrome Car Bumpers. Lots of, if not all VW.

[Don Williamson & Willie, 09/08/2000]
Car Bumper Chicken

Just south of town, huge metal Chicken, and other sculptures by NYC artist [Larry Godwin] -- who has returned to his hometown -- and his brother's folk art shop. "The 3G's" sell paintings, and metal art along the hwy. Brundridge is a nice "antiquing" town also.

[Jeff Adams, 05/27/1999]

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