Elsworth, Illinois: Baseball Water Tower

The softball field in the little town of Elsworth faces a water tower topped with a big baseball.

School St., Elsworth, IL
Northeast corner of town. Intersection of School and East Sts.
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Municipal water tower with town name painted on the lower stem and a baseball on top.

Water Tower Shaped like a Baseball

Looks like the world's largest baseball on a tee.

[Doug Dirr, 09/16/2019]

Baseball water towers are perhaps the most obvious concept for a municipal sphere (too bad there isn't any sport that involves a ball on a tee!). But passersby may appreciate the effort put into seam/stitch painting.

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