Cheswick, Pennsylvania: Purple Elephant

Named "Chesy." There are other roadside elephants, but this appears to be a less common design in an unusual grape purple color.

Cheswick Pools

Address:
1205 Pittsburgh St., Cheswick, PA
Directions:
Cheswick Pools. The elephant stands atop the Chiewick Pools sign. On the north side of Pittsburgh St. between Hill and Pillow Aves.
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Chesy, purple elephant.

Chessie Chesy, Purple Elephant

She's on your list...

[Greg, 05/31/2019]

... though at the bottom of the list. But you don't see a purple elephant every day.

Purple Elephant

Still situated atop the Cheswick Pools and Patios sign. Chesy continues to meet and greet the residents and guests of Cheswick.

[The Void, 10/03/2017]
Purple Elephant

Chesy the Purple Elephant is the mascot for Cheswick Pools and Patios in Cheswick, and sits atop the building. She has been there as long as I can remember, with her trunk in the air. Chesy is mentioned in local radio commercials and is a real landmark.

[Maureen Kowalski, 10/14/2000]

Dec. 2012: Joanna writes "Chesy is also sitting atop the remodeled sign with a fresh coat of paint, inviting everyone to stop in and visit!"


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