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Granite City, Illinois: Ten-Person Swing

Built out of logs by Brian Depauli, its official name is "Giant Swing For All My Friends."

1834 State St., Granite City, IL
Downtown, on the east side of State St., between 18th and 19th Sts.
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2023: now a one-person swing.

Ten-Person Swing

Is now only a 1-person swing in a desultory part of town -- and the area around the swing smells more like it's a 1-holer outhouse. Whomp. Whomp.

[Lisa Pollice, 08/13/2023]

Lingering COVID safe distance tactic? We like how you guys make the best of it.

Ten-Person Swing

This is still there, but it only has one swing left.

[Jason Jamison, 09/03/2022]

Ten-Person Swing.

Ten-Person Swing

A giant swing built out of logs allows ten people to swing at once!

[Marianne, 06/05/2019]

Built by Brian Depauli, its official name is "Giant Swing For All My Friends."

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