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Valdosta, Georgia: Man Made of Old Mufflers (Gone)

A human figure made from old car parts and mufflers. He may be wheeled inside when the shop closes.

I-75 exit 18, go east to Hobby Lobby and look across the street. Just about a mile from the interstate.
July 2012: Reported missing. Again.

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Man Made of Old Mufflers

Still not there. Looks like there is officially nothing to see in Valdosta.

[Scott Morris, 06/09/2012]
Man Made of Old Mufflers

There was absolutely nothing at exit 22 -- we went up to 3 miles east of I75. The Hobby Lobby is about 1 mile east of I-75 at exit 18. But we checked everything within a two mile radius -- and nothing. I think this muffler man disappeared. Sorry.

[anonymous, 04/23/2009]

Ah, the transitory nature of car part sculptures -- always on the move, falling apart, or being cannibalized. And that tip was 11 years old!

Man Made of Old Mufflers

There is a man made of old mufflers in Valdosta. Take I-75 to exit 22 and head east. About 1 mile on the left across from the [Hobby Lobby and Tractor Supply] is a muffler shop and out front is a giant man made of old mufflers.

[James Doherty, 11/11/1998]

Sept. 2007: Still there according to Paul Worth; we've updated the exit number and businesses mentioned in the original tip.

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