Akron, Iowa: Painted Stegosaurus

A life-size stegosaurus made of metal and fabric is painted for distracting effect on the outskirts of a farm town.

Address:
16487 IA-12, Akron, IA
Directions:
South end of town, on the northbound side of Hwy 12, just north of the Akron city limits sign.
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Stegosaurus.

Dino in the Ditch

I'm told that this dinosaur is a to-scale stegosaurus. It used to be painted black and red, but is now painted green, white, and red.

[Lapchik the Motorcyclist, 09/06/2017]

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