Port Angeles, Washington: Rocktopus

Large octopus made of cemented-together stones, sprawled across a big rock.

Address:
315 N. Lincoln St., Port Angeles, WA
Directions:
In the parking lot of the Feiro Marine Life Center, just east of the ferry dock, at the intersection of N. Lincoln St. and E. Railroad Ave.
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Rocktopus.

The Rocktopus

There are locks on the chain fencing and no explanation.

[Jane, 04/02/2019]

Perhaps it's a spontaneous "love locks" site for human and cephalopod romance.

Rocktopus.

Rocktopus

Rocktopus is a sculpture of a large octopus made from cement and stones. Incidentally, people have begun hanging locks along the chain fence surrounding this Rocktopus with significant dates or names written on them.

[Laura Perez, 07/14/2018]

Rocktopus was built by Oliver Strong and Maureen Wall. It's been sprawled across its parking lot rock since at least 2009. March 2019: Photo added.


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