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Cottageville, West Virginia: Imitation Muffler Man

Lumberjack, ~8-10 feet tall, a shrimpy replica of the Bunyan Muffler Man design. His current owners told us he came from a Christmas Tree farm in New York State. Arrived in Cottageville in 2022.

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Address:
5000 Ripley Rd, Cottageville, WV
Directions:
Best Deal Equipment. On the north side of WV-62, three miles east of Cottageville or five miles west of Ripley.
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Imitation Muffler Man.

Replica Muffler Man Lumberjack

Only about 9-10 feet tall. I can't tell if this is a real Muffler Man or not. His face isn't as squared off as the Muffler Man lumberjacks are. But his hairline is the same, the shirt is the same with the same number of buttons, his pants have the same suspender buttons and his boots look the same. I think he is a Muffler Man.

[Mike Curtis, 12/13/2023]

Whoever created this statue was certainly inspired by the Bunyan Muffler Man design, but this is a unique statue, not a true Muffler Man. His current owners told us that they acquired him from a Christmas Tree farm in New York State.

Muffler Man - Bunyan

A new Muffler Man spotted in Cottageville is on Ripley Rd, at a farm equipment rental business.

[Stephanie Lakten, 09/14/2023]

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