Anchorage, Alaska: Fishing Reel Bridge

On a highway overpass, seven large fishing reels appear bent over from the weight of the catch -- seven hanging flower baskets.
E. 15th Ave., Anchorage, AK
Over Ast between Cordova and Bridgeway along E 15th on the overpass.
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Bridge with light poles shaped like fishing poles.

Fishing Reel Bridge

Hanging over the Ast in Anchorage is a bridge with a line of red fishing poles. The poles look good, and also help the bridge somehow.

[Adam Scott Lankford, 02/09/2007]

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