Westport, Massachusetts: Fork in the Road

A large, literal dinner fork sculpture taunts undecided travelers where this road splits. Built in 2010 by neighbor Tom Schmitt. He augments it with a heart on Valentines Day, a Santa hat on Christmas, and a hot dog on July 4.

Old Harbor Rd, Westport, MA
At the fork of Old Harbor Rd and River Rd.
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Fork in the Road

The fork is still there; a fun find.

[MaryJo, 12/07/2021]

The fork was built in 2010 by local resident Tom Schmitt, presumably as a directional aid.

Fork in the Road.

A Fork In The Road

Another fork in the road at the intersection of River and Old Harbor. If you keep bearing left at every turn after you go down Old Harbor you get to see the fork coming and going

[Edward St. Yves, 07/07/2012]

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The Spite TowerThe Spite Tower, Little Compton, RI - < 1 mi.
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Rolling RockRolling Rock, Fall River, MA - 10 mi.
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Edaville USA - Cranberry Bog Train, South Carver, MA - 27 mi.

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