Folkston, Georgia: Concrete Alligator

A life-size replica sculpted of a Louisiana gator from long ago.... at 19 feet long, the world record for size.
Address:
3795 Main St., Folkston, GA
Directions:
Downtown, on the north side of Main St., just west of the train tracks.
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Gator sculpture.

19-Foot-Long Concrete Alligator

A 19-foot-long concrete alligator sculpture lays near the Folkston Depot -- not far from the Folkston Train Funnel platform. It was sculpted in 2004 by John P. Kennedy and his family in Delphi Falls, New York. It is a replica of a Louisiana gator from long ago.... the world record for size.

[John P Kennedy, 12/29/2018]

The gator statue is nestled low in the grass, waiting to turn some unwary concrete tourist into a crunchy meal....

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