Norway, Illinois: Agricultural Crash Monument
A downed plane is an obscure "crash" monument dedicated to the 1980s agriculture bust. Anyone remember Farm Aid? Roadsideamerica.com Report...
Visitor Tips and News About Agricultural Crash Monument
Crashed airplane on the side of the road.[SiriusJoe, 08/31/2009]
Surprised that this still stands (after countless subsequent farming crises). And it's even been spruced up with silver paint and a more official sign.
A Say Cheese Moment: Ellyn Collier looking aghast at a "victim" (daddy, a.k.a. John Collier) of the Agricultural Crash, Norway, Illinois, circa 2002.[John T. Collier, 02/08/2008]
There is a roadside airplane along, I believe, route 71 in Illinois. It is dedicated to all the failed farmers, as I recall. It is a strange sight in the middle of nowhere amidst a bunch of cornfields.[Jerry Paul, 06/13/1998]
See the Agricultural Crash Monument.