Agawam, Massachusetts: Muffler Man - Big White Guy Team Field Report

485 Springfield St., Agawam, MA
On the south side of Hwy 147/Springfield St., set back from the road in a little strip mall across from an equally little American Legion park. About a half-mile south of North St. and a mile north of Mill St.
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Top-hatted Muffler Man.

Muffler Man - Big White Guy
Big fiberglass statue in snappy white suit and top hat, locally known as Plantation Man (He once stood in front of the Plantation Inn). Sold Nov. 2013, moved to current spot in early Oct. 2015. Report...

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Big White Guy.

Muffler Man - Big White Guy

Visited the Big White Guy statue on 2/19/2016, and it was behind the strip mall. Not sure if it's a temporary move or they're planning a relocation.

[Tom, 02/19/2016]
All White Muffler Man

This hybrid Muffler Man is no longer standing at this location. No word on where he went, or if he was destroyed.

[Steve M, 09/12/2015]

The motel that owned this Muffler Man was sold at auction in late 2013, so we're not surprised that he's gone -- we just hope that he pops up soon, somewhere.

Chicopee Muffler Man.

Top-Hatted Mutant Muffler Man

In a former life, this statue was the Uncle Sam that stood in front of Mutual Ford in Springfield, MA, until 1999. Now painted completely white, with a softish-Muffler Man head and top hat. He appears to be a mix of liquor branding gentility: the top-hatted Johnny Walker with the white-suited Jack Daniels. The catchphrase of The Plantation Inn is "Southern hospitality in New England." The Big White Guy appears to serve as a visual marker for the C-5As that lumber continuously overhead, landing at a nearby Air Force base.

[ Team, 07/19/2005]

Chicopee Man.

Top-Hatted Mutant Muffler Man

The big guy identified in an earlier tip.

[Rich Birley, 05/19/2001]

This is a puzzling mixture of "Service Station Man" arm positioning, and an ersatz M-Man head with overly defined eyes, nose and lips...

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