Tuscaloosa, Alabama: Fallen Robot: Goldie 1971

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University of Alabama

Capstone Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL
Woods Quad is north of Capstone Drive, between McCorvey Drive and 7th Street, on the University of Alabama campus in Tuscaloosa. From 7th St. enter quad between two three-story brick buildings.
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Goldie 1971 - fallen robot giant.

Fallen Robot: Goldie 1971
Sculptor Joe McCreary created "Goldie 1971" as a memorial to Birmingham's fallen iron giant, the Sloss Furnaces. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [05/17/2016]

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Fallen Robot: Goldie 1971.

Fallen Robot: Goldie 1971

Goldie 1971 is a marvelous sculpture located at the fine University of Alabama. I would say it's most definitely worth a detour. Plus you get to spend some time on the beautiful campus. Roll Tide

[Buffett 2010, 02/09/2019]

Fallen robot.

Fallen Robot: Goldie 1971

Good luck finding parking unless you are faculty or staff!

[Michael, 04/12/2017]

Someday soon the staff will be replaced by robots. That should open up space in the lots.

Fallen Robot.

Fallen Robot - Goldie 1971

Between Garland Hall and Woods Hall. Park on street at 401 7th Avenue, street in front of Hardaway Hall, College of Engineering.

[Mike Jordan, 01/05/2015]


Fallen Giant Robot - Goldie 1971

Fallen Giant Robot -- Even more awesome in real life.

[Cat Morley, 10/18/2013]

Nearby Offbeat Places

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Rusty the Big Red DogRusty the Big Red Dog, Northport, AL - 2 mi.
In the region:
Penny the Dog, Birmingham, AL - 47 mi.

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