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Fort Walton Beach, Florida: Large Shark

A fiberglass shark hangs by its tail as an angler photo-op. Also an airplane crashed nose down in front of the restaurant next door -- distracted by the shark?

Islanders Surf and Sport

1450 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL
Islanders Surf and Sport. East side of town, on the south side of US Hwy 98, just east of the Gulfarium. On the boardwalk.
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Large Shark

When we went the shark was not hanging anymore, but was trying to attack a boat.

[Richard Williams, 08/27/2015]
Giant Shark

Giant fiberglass shark hanging by its tail at Islanders Surf and Sport. Great place for a photo op with the beast (not to mention a world class beach just outside the door). Also an airplane crashed nose down in front of the restaurant next door. Another photo op.

[Randy Rainey, 01/23/2013]

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