Millington, Michigan: Smiley Face Water Tower

Big, yellow, happy Millington. A municipal water tower south of town.

Address:
Bishop St., Millington, MI
Directions:
North side of Hwy 15. Bishop St. and Depot St.
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Smiley Face Water Tower.

Smiley Face Water Tower

The Millington Smiley Face water tower isn't easy to photograph -- nearly as difficult as the cool, ancient towers at a prison (albeit for different reasons). Sure, you can get up close to the thing, but then you are shooting straight up and can not see the "face." Farther back and you are shooting into the sun. However if you care (or dare) to make a trek you can walk along the RR tracks, which lead diagonally from it, walk across a farmer's field, and hope he doesn't have a shotgun.

[Richard Weiss, 03/11/2005]
Smiley Face Water Tower

Another Smiley Water Tower can be seen on the north side of M-15 as you drive through town.

[Bruce Larkin, 02/26/2005]

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Old Mobil Gas StationOld Mobil Gas Station, Millington, MI - 4 mi.
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In the region:
Big Carrots, Ann Arbor, MI - 67 mi.

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