Onaway, Michigan: Giant Metal Heads and World's Largest Steering Wheel

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Awakon Park

Address:
21090 M-68, Onaway, MI
Directions:
Awakon Park. West edge of town. On the north side of M-68 just west of its blinker light intersection with M-33. Entrance to the Park is just west of the Subway.
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Giant Metal Heads and World's Largest Steering Wheel
Outdoor sculpture park showcases the impressive metal artwork of Tom Moran, including several giant heads and the World's Largest Steering Wheel. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [11/18/2018]

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Giant Metal Head of George Washington

Several pieces of sculpture were moved to a historic park behind a car wash just west of town. Onaway was once the Steering Wheel Capital -- the old factory grounds are maintained as a park.

[Meterman, 03/01/2018]

Metal Gerald Ford head.

Metal Heads: Washington, Lincoln and Ford

The newest metal head -- Gerald Ford!

[Stacey G., 08/17/2012]

Artist Tom Moran unveiled his Gerald R. Ford in 2012, a welded, plate steel depiction of the late President and Michigan native he created at his business, Moran Iron Works.

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World's Largest Limestone Quarry, Rogers City, MI - 22 mi.

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