Kansas City, Kansas: Sculpture of Iron

A large, old-fashioned non-electric iron for pressing clothes, just sitting in the grass.
1401 Central Ave., Kansas City, KS
I-70 exit 420A. Drive north on S. 18th St. for a half-mile. Turn right onto Wilson Blvd. Drive east three blocks. The iron will be in a small grassy triangle on the left, where Wilson Blvd joins Central Ave.
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Sculpture of Iron

I am sorry that the last tipster was unable to find it, but there it sits, just waiting for the dapper giant who needs her/his clothing pressed. It sits in a cute triangle-shaped park at the corner of Central Avenue, 14th Street, and Wilson Boulevard.

[Alexis Webb Bechtold, 12/23/2017]
Sculpture of Iron

I went over to this area twice within a month's time to try and find this iron. I guess it is no longer there, because I could not find it. Where I believed it to possibly be, there was construction going on in that area. It appears to no longer exist.

[Lisa, 09/05/2016]

Large iron.

Sculpture of Iron

Old fashioned Iron statue - large IRON sculpture, literally! This is a little "park" located on the triangle where a "cockeyed" road (Wilson Blvd) meets a straight one (OLD HWY 32 or Central Ave). Located here is a strange statue (for lack of a better word.

While you are there, look across the street at the beautiful former fire station. Take special notice of the gargoyles in the upper corners.

[D.Admire, 02/16/2009]

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