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Hawthorne, Nevada: Ordnance Sculpture - Bomb Whirligigs

Even better than beating swords into plowshares.

D St., Hawthorne, NV
On the right side of the road as you come into town from the north. Located in a small park with picnic tables and restrooms, and an old Hawthorne sign.
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Bomb sculptures.

Ordnance Sculpture - Bomb Whirligigs

Large wind-twirled flowers have been constructed out of brightly-painted old bomb casings.

[KarenMountainView, 06/15/2008]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Mineral County MuseumMineral County Museum, Hawthorne, NV - < 1 mi.
Hawthorne Ordnance MuseumHawthorne Ordnance Museum, Hawthorne, NV - < 1 mi.
Bodie State Historic Park - Ghost TownBodie State Historic Park - Ghost Town, Bodie, CA - 31 mi.
In the region:
Upside Down House, Lee Vining, CA - 48 mi.

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