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.
3795 Main St., Folkston, GA
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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