Bridgeport, Ohio: Soldier Covering His Ears

A statue of a cannoneer in an unheroic pose is part of a memorial on the site of a long-gone Revolutionary War fort.
Address:
301 Main St., Bridgeport, OH
Directions:
Northwest corner of the intersection of US Hwy 40 and Hwy 7 in downtown Bridgeport, just west of the Hwy 7 overpass.
Admission:
Free
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Soldier and cannon.

Soldier Covering His Ears

There is a military display in the center of town in Bridgeport. It features cannons, statues of soldiers, a statue of an eagle, and other patriotic items. The funniest statue is of a soldier who is standing next to a cannon. He has his hands covering his ears.

Just north of here and visible from the park is a large mural dedicated to the history of Bridgeport.

[signmanjoe, 08/29/2014]

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