Roanoke, Virginia: Muffler Man - Bunyan

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Williamson Road Service Center

Address:
3110 Williamson Rd, Roanoke, VA
Directions:
Williamson Road Service Center. I-81 exit 143. South on I-581, then take exit 4-B onto Orange Ave. east. Get in the left lane and make a quick left at the first light onto Williamson Rd. Big Man is around a mile north, on the left-hand side.
Hours:
Always visible. (Call to verify)
Phone:
540-366-4616
RA Rates:
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Roanoke Muffler Man.

Muffler Man - Bunyan
A large Paul Bunyan fiberglass statue loiters at an auto service center. Roadsideamerica.com Report...

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Muffler Man.

Muffler Man - Bunyan

Looks like Big Man could use a higher SPF, he's starting to peel!

[Fuzzygalore, 07/03/2012]

Muffler Man.

Muffler Man

The Roanoke Service Center Muffler Man is in good shape and now holds a sign of the building's address.

[Brent Burgess, 08/03/2010]

Muffler Man.

Muffler Man

We visited family in Roanoke this past weekend. This is the muffler man on Williamson Road in Roanoke, VA. He's still standing there, in pretty good shape, and now holds a tire in one hand.

[Linda Nolen, 04/16/2006]
Muffler Man - Bunyan

On the west side of Rt 11 north (AKA Williamson Road), as you're heading out of town, there's a classic Muffler Man in front of -- get this -- JR's Service Center! Not a muffler shop, but I bet they'll be more than happy to bolt one on! Blue shirt, navy pants, Bunyan head with the beard, 25' (estimated), pretty good repair. The hands are correct; I went by just after Christmas and he was holding a 4' diameter wreath in his right one.

[Alexander Bier, 01/09/1998]

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