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Apalachin, New York: Blue Dolphin on a Diner Roof

What appears to be an old, home-made, big blue dolphin swims above the roof of the Blue Dolphin Diner.

7670 Hwy 434, Apalachin, NY
On the roof of the Blue Dolphin Diner. On the south side of Hwy 434, just east of Exit 66 off the Southern Tier Expy.
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Blue Dolphin diner.

Blue Dolphin Diner

Exactly what it sounds like, a diner with a giant blue dolphin sculpture on the roof! The inside is in better shape than the outside might lead one to assume, and everything has a vaguely nautical theme. But it's that dolphin on the roof who's the real star of the show!

[Charles DeYoe, 05/23/2015]

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