Berwick, Pennsylvania: Ape on a Roof

A gorilla with red eyes, a toothy grin, and an upraised arm greets westbound traffic on US 11 from a rooftop perch.

Address:
2637 W. Front St., Berwick, PA
Directions:
Pennsylvania Aluminum. West edge of town. On the north side of US Hwy 11/W. Front St., just east of the little bridge over Briar Creek.
Admission:
Free
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Ape on a Roof

A smiling gorilla with an upraised arm stands on the roof of Pennsylvania Aluminum, a home remodeling company. I noticed it as I was driving from Nescopeck to Bloomsburg -- it was certainly an unexpected sight.

[Signmanjoe, 12/18/2014]

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