New Cumberland, West Virginia: Sea Monster, Scrap Art Creatures

A large, undulating Loch Ness monster, plus a scrap metal Mothman and other creatures, populate a private yard. The cast of characters change over time, and have spread into nearby yards.

Address:
1110 Ridge Ave., New Cumberland, WV
Directions:
South side of town, on the east side of Hwy 2/Ridge Ave., just north of the Hancock County Savings Bank sign. Private property; visible from the road.
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Yard art pincer creature.

Yard Art Sea Monster

The yard art Sea Monster remains, while others have changed. The artist has added several sculptures, including some across the street. If you go on a weekend there is parking at the end of the block in the probation office parking lot. You can also see one of the sculptures near the town sign, just a few blocks away near the highway on and off ramps.

[Amanda j, 03/21/2022]

Yard art.

Yard Art Sea Monster

The yard currently has a Mothman, T.rex and a Venus fly trap. Amazing!

[Renanda Pennington, 01/14/2022]

Sea Monster.

Yard Art: Nessy vs. Minions

The residential yard is full of metal art. There is a full-body Loch Ness monster, plus buffalo and Minions. Really beautifully done.

[The Dunlaps, 03/17/2018]

The sculptures seem to change frequently, perhaps as the artist-owner sells them. The big Nessy is probably permanent.


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