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McClellanville, South Carolina: Shark Statue (Gone)

An old shark statue, possible metal, was beached and weathering on the lawn of a private home.

On north side of US Hwy 17, 1/2 mile southwest of flashing light at S. Pinckney St. Private residence.
March 2020: Reported gone.

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Shark Statue

I drove by there ya few days ago. The shark is gone and the building appears to be for sale.

[Strange Carolinas, 03/31/2020]

Lawn shark.

Shark Statue

It is an old shark with a fin being held on by duct tape. Worth a stop on way from Pawley to Charleston.

[Ronnie McFarling, 04/03/2015]

That's a lawn decoration worth stopping for.

Shark statue.

Shark Statue

Worth the stop -- much bigger than expected. The shark now has duct tape on its dorsal fin.

[Vicki, 07/06/2013]

Duct tape? That won't slow down a killing machine.

Shark statue.

Shark Statue

Roadside attraction, hwy 17 southbound, just past flashing caution lights.

[Outaboutsc, 04/23/2013]

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