Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada: Stone Animal Fence

Built by Yanko Krapec in 1974-75. He had earlier built the motel behind it.

Modern Motel

430 Cumberland St. N., Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
Modern Motel. North end of the city, on the inland side of Cumberland St. N. at its intersection with Clarke St.
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Stone Animal Fence

This fence was built by my father, Yanko Krapec, in 1974/75. He also built the entire adjacent Modern Motel (1973) with some help from his friends, and only two contractors, and later stuccoed the house/office. He and my mother owned and operated the property from 1969 to 1985.

[Barbara Krapec, 04/24/2017]

Stone fence.

Stone Animal Fence

The fence in front of a motel in Thunder Bay is topped with animals made from small stones. The man working at hotel said it was constructed 75 years ago by a German man. Some parts need to be repaired but he can't find anyone to fix it.

[Nancy Foreman, 05/29/2016]

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