Riviera Beach, Florida: Big Sea Captain at the Wheel

14 feet high, all-white, sculpted in 1978. A bearded skipper, hands at the wheel, originally stood in front of a bank and was modeled on the bank's CEO.

Address:
Blue Heron Blvd, Riviera Beach, FL
Directions:
On the north side of Hwy A1A/Blue Heron Blvd, at the entrance to Phil Foster Park -- which is on a little island in the bay -- just west of the bridge into West Palm Beach.
Admission:
Free
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Sea Captain.

Big Sea Captain at the Wheel

The sea captain stands in a nice little park, complete with lifeguarded beach under the bridge.

[Jolene, 12/04/2018]

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