Washington Island, Wisconsin: Giant Coffee Pot

Galvanized steel coffee pot has greeted ferry visitors to the Washington Island ferry station since 1941. Door and shuttered windows were open when it was used as a tourist info booth in the early days.
Address:
CR W, Washington Island, WI
Directions:
On Washington Island's Main Road/CR W, right after you get off the ferry. In front of the Visitor Center.
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Giant Coffee Pot

Giant coffee pot was made of galvanized steel in 1941 as a symbol of Washington Island hospitality and ingenuity. Can be found at the roadside close to the ferry terminal at Detroit Harbor. It has a door and two windows, and was originally used as a store and then as a tourist information booth, but now is just a local landmark.

[BereniceUK, 07/06/2011]

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[Darlette, 12/17/2007]

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