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More GPS Locations added

Posted by wendalynn-richard-donnan on January 15, 2017 at 10:15 AM Comments comments (0)

January 15, 2016

GPS locations added for many more objects and all water towers in Saskatchewan.

North Vancouver - Trumpet, Premberton - Inkusuk, & Vancouver - Bird Wrap  (Pictures taken Oct 2016) - added to British Columbia

St. Albert - Clock Tower  (Picture taken June 2014) - added  to Alberta Cities

Drumheller - Pachyrhinosaurus (Picture taken Sept 2016) - added to Alberta South

Innisfree - Penguin, & St. Paul's - Alien (Pictures taken June 2014) - added to Alberta North

Melville - RCMP (Picture taken Aug 2015) - added to Saskatchewan Cities

Saskatoon - T-Rex (Picture Taken May 2016) - added to Saskatchewan Big 3

Okemasis/Beardys First Nation -RCMP (Female Picture taken July 2015) - added to Saskatchewan North

Mossbank - Golfing, & Saskatchewan Landing - Cart (Pictures taken June 2015) - added to Saskatchewan South

Estevan - Water Tower (Picture taken July 2013) - finally added to Saskatchewan Water Towers

Flin Flon - Mini Train, & Thompson Wolf #25 Jazz Society (Pictures taken June 2016) - added to Manitoba Cities 

Defunct - Collage added Love - Tin Man (picture thanks to Jim Reid) - added to Saskatchewan North

Humboldt - John Dienfenbaker Stamp,  Oxbow - Canada Flag Rocks, Stranrer - Moose, Turtleford - Bears, have been added to defunct list as they are no longer up.

16 new pictures added to this web page.

New GSP Address

Posted by wendalynn-richard-donnan on January 2, 2017 at 9:55 PM Comments comments (0)

January 2, 2017

Several of the Saskatchewan Objects have had their GPS locations included.  It will take several months to complete all Roadside Objects. 

Cornach Bull is actually south of Williow Bunch.  So ii was been corrected.

Dosland - 2 Oil Pump Jack and Cudworth - Canada Geese are now listed as defunct as they are no longer up.

It took over 10 hrs to find the locations of  just 59 objects



December 2016 New Pictures

Posted by wendalynn-richard-donnan on December 21, 2016 at 9:30 PM Comments comments (0)

New Pictures added

Vancouver - Totem Pole, and Robert Burns Statue in Stanely Park - both added to British Columbia (pictures take October 2015).

Grand Prairie - Combine in the Sky - added to Alberta Cities (picture take June 2014)

Hay Lake - Hay Bale Lighters - added to Alberta North (picture taken June 2014) 

Drumheller - Allosaurus - added to Alberta South (picture taken October 2016) - More from Drumheller to be added eat month.

Martinsville - Runner (picture taken May 2016), Melville - Youth Group (taken July 2016) - both added to Saskachewan Cities

Dinsmore - Waving Farme (Near) & Briercest - Bob the Man (near) (both pictures taken June 2015) - added to Saskatchewan South 

Thompson - Wolves - #30 - Aural Dancing with Wolves - added to Manitoba Cities(picture taken June 2016). 

Drumheller - Sloth is now listed as defunct.  It was removed to replaced new Dinosaur Miner. (to be added at a later date)

Also added to Saskatchewan North - Collage - Englfied - Pig (all 3 locations)

Total of 1,214 picture of Roadside Objects

Comming soon GSP address of Roadside Objects

Next month more Saskatoon pictures

November 2016 pictures - Now over 1,200 pictures

Posted by wendalynn-richard-donnan on November 27, 2016 at 4:20 PM Comments comments (0)

November 27, 2016 - 13 Objects added

Vancouver - Killer Whale (picture taken Oct 1, 2016) - added to British Columbia

Whistler - Olympic Torch (picture taken Sept 30, 2016) - added to British Columbia

Grand Prairie - People (picture taken June 2014) - added to Alberta Cities

Dewberry - Tire Man & Smokey Lake - Combine Parade (pictures taken June 2014)

- added to Alberta North

New Norway - Water Tower (picture taken June 2014) - added to Alberta Water Towers

Martinsville - Cactus (picture taken January 2016),

Melfort - Skidoo in the Sky (picture taken June 2016),

Melville (near) - Wagon & Cactus (picture taken August 2015) - all 3 added to Saskatchewan Cities.

Coronach (near) - Metal Man - added to Saskatchewan South - (picture taken June 2015)

Ituna - Water Tower - added to Saskatchewan Water Tower (picture taken August 2015)

Flin Flon - Neighbour Hood Greeters (picture taken August 2014),

Thompson - Wolves - #6 Carrying Wolf (picture taken June 2016) – both added to Manitoba Cities

 

Collage added of Maidstone - Canola picture (original & updated pictures included).

There is now a total 1204 pictures on this web page

 

October 2016 pictures

Posted by wendalynn-richard-donnan on October 15, 2016 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

October 15, 2016

    Riverton - Moose - added to Manitoba North {picture taken July 2013}

    Thompson - Wolf #16 - added to Manitoba Cites (picture take June 2016). There are 37 Wolff statues and 4 other objects from Thompson. One or two will added each month.

    Collage added for Defunct - Edson Water Tower  - added to Alberta Water Tower -  {it was knocked down in April 22, 2015}

     Wildwood - Water Tower - added to Alberta Water Towers {picture taken June 2014}

     Whitecourt (near) - Hay Bail Lifter - added to Alberta North {picture taken June 2014}

     Britannia Beach - Truck, Vancouver - 8 Totem Poles, Whistler - Inuksuk - added to British Columbia {pictures taken October 2015}

     Shaunvon - Water Tower - added to Saskatchewan Water Towers {picture taken June 2015}

     Birch Hills - Wheat Stock, Carrot River -  Hydro Electric Power Generator - added to Saskatchewan North {both pictures taken September 2015}

     Melville - Kung Fu - added to Saskatchewan Cities {picture taken August 2015}

     Prince Albert - Plane Windmill - added to Saskatchewan Big Three {picture taken June 2016}. I have added all the pictures form Prince Albert.  More pictures of Saskatoon will be coming in January 2017.

13 new objects added to Web page.

There are now 1,191 on the this web page.

Wendy and I are going to Vancouver by train on Thursday.  I will have more Objects to add in the new Year.


September pictures

Posted by wendalynn-richard-donnan on September 4, 2016 at 2:35 AM Comments comments (0)

September 3, 2016 New Pictures

Squamsih - Lumber Jack, Vancouver - Reclyced {pictures taken Oct 2016} - added to Biritish Columbia

Grand Prairie - Native Statue {pictures taken June 2014} - added to Alberta Cities

Calmore - Skidfoo in the Sky, Devon - Oil Derick 2, Dewberry - Tire Women {pictures taken June 2014} - added to Alberta North

Melville - Women & Child {Pictures taken May 2008 & Aug 2015} - 2015 picture added to Saskatchewan Cities.  Also added was collage of Moose Jaw - Moose Family.  This object is lnow in doors, so it listed under defunct.  Only current outdoor statues or objects are included as active.

Prince Albert - Rccket {picture taken April 2014} - added to Saskatchewan Big Three Cities.

Biggar - Spider Trucks {Picture taken July 2014} - picture of both are included since they are 0.7 km apart - added to Saskathcewan North

Coronach - Bull - {picture taken June 2015} - added to Saskatchewan South

Great Falls  - Hydro Electric Power Generator, McCreavy - Bear & Man {picture from July 2013} - added to Manitoba North

13 new objects added to Web page.  

There are now 1,178 on the this web page. 


Aug 8, 2016 more pictures

Posted by wendalynn-richard-donnan on August 15, 2016 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Aug 8, 2016 

Brandon - White Buffalo {picture taken July 2011}  - added to Mantioba Cites. I forgot to add this picture.

Meleb - Moose . Minitonas (near) - Insukshuk {both taken in July 2013}- added to Manitoba North- also added an update picture of Ashern - Sharp Tail Grouse.

Prince Albert - Guitar {picture taken April  2014} - added to Saskatchewan Big 3

Meadow Lake - Moose {picture taken June 2014}, Melville - Farmer {picture taken August 2015} - added to Saskatchewan Cities

Grand Prairie - Bear [Sweet Grass}, St. Albert -  Legacy, Love & Learning {picture taken June 2014} - added to Alberta Cities

Edson - Ram {Yellow} - added to Alberta North

Vancovuer - Lord Stanley Statue, Whistler - Deer {Picture taken October 2015}

Also added a collage of the defunct - Leader - Golf Ball Picture #1 from www.roadsideobjects.ca by Jim Reid.  2nd picture was taken August 2012.

Melfort - Semi-Truck in the Sky, Regina - Polar Bear & Saskatoon - Wolf have been removed so they are now defunct.

The last bear statue added for now.

11 new pictures added total = 1.165

July 7, 2016

Posted by wendalynn-richard-donnan on July 9, 2016 at 11:55 AM Comments comments (0)

July 7, 2016

13 new picture added

Whistler - Olypmic Rings (Taken Oct 2015)  Vancouver - Globe (Taken Oct 2015) - both added to British Columbia 

Jasper - Jewels the Bear (taken June 014) - added to Alberta North

Meville - Jesus Christ silhouettes. (taken Aug 2015 - added to Saskatchewan Cities

Lindlaw - Skidoo in the Sky (taken July 2013) - added to Saskatchewan North

Lancer (near) - Cactus (taken Aug 2012), Bladworth - Louis Riel Invatation & Cart & Bladworth - Corey Sarich Hockey Cards (Both from Nov 2015) - added to Saskatchewan South

Duck Lake - Cross, Duck Lake - Tee-Pee poles (from Dec 2015) - added to Saskatchewan North **-Noate -all objects from Hwy #11 Galleries can be found in Saskatchewan North & South Galleries as well_**

Prince Albert - Oil Pump Jack (taken April 2014) - added to Saskatchewan Big Three

Helca Provincial Park - Lighhouse. Swan River - Swan (both taken Jul 2013) - added to Manitoba North

Leduc - Plane (Silver Star) (taken June 2014) - added to Alberta Cities

3 defunct statues have also been added to the web page - Cabri - Polar Bear, Mantoka - Coal Cart - Thanks to Jim Reid (added to Saskatchewan south), and Swifft Current - Buffalo - Thinks to Peter Whittaker (added to Saskatchewan Ciies),, 

Airdire - Car in the Building is now listed as defunct since it it no longer up. I mistakenly included two pictures of the Grivin - So one was removed.

Athbasca - Tractor was removed since it is not on pole, and too other tractors are not included.  All Vechile except Giant trucks must be on a pole to be include in this web page

Edmonton -  Bud Light & Budweiser giant cans collage - Now includes both varitions of this object.  First picture taken August 2010, 2nd taken June 2014.  There are no more pictures of Edmonton to add at this time.  I hope to go back to Edmonton in next couple and take more objects picture in Edmonton.

1,154 Objects are on the Web Page

June 2016

Posted by wendalynn-richard-donnan on June 11, 2016 at 12:45 PM Comments comments (0)

June 2016 10 new pictures added.

!. Vancouver - Shore to Shore {taken October 2015} - added to British Columbia

2. Devon - OIl Derrick !  {taken June 2014} - added to Alberta North 

     Also added a College of Devon - Basebal Helmet - front and side views. {taken June 2014}

3. Edmonton - PIoneer Women {taken June 2014} - added to Alberta Cities

4. Prince Albert - Flying Saucer & Train {taken April 2014} - added to Saskatchewan Big Three

5. Meville - Girls Doing a Handstand {taken May 2008} - added to Saskatchewan Cities

6. Craven - Bears {taken November 2015} - added to Saskatchwan South

7. Kindersley - Women Waving On Tracto {taken June 2010}  - added to Saskatchewan South                           {I had forgotten to added this picture)

8. Zenon Park - Water Tower {taken September 2015} - added to Saskatchewan Water Towers

9. Teulon - Castle Sign {taken July 2013} - added to Manitoba North

10. Creighton - Lilies {taken August 2014} - added to Saskatchewan North


I was in Creighton, SK & Flin Flon, SK-MB for about 2 hrs on August 7, 2014, while I staying at Deschumbault Lake Lions Camp.  I did not have enough time to look around.  So I am going back to Flin Flon and on to Thompson, AB June 18, 2016 for 4 days of driving.  I hope to see Candle Lake, & Narows Provinical Parks in Saskatchewan, and Grass River, Clearwater Lake, & Pisnew Provinical Parks in Manitoba.  I hope do to several hikes, and get several more Roadside Objects pictures.

Total 1,141 Roadside Objects are now on this Website


May 2016 Pictures

Posted by wendalynn-richard-donnan on May 8, 2016 at 7:35 PM Comments comments (0)

New Pictures added May 2016

Added to British Colimiba 1. Britianna Beach - Mine Statue. 2. Horseshoe Bay - Anchor {Pictures taken September 2015}

Added to Alberta Cities - 3.. Camrose - Martin Luther staue.  4. Edmonton - Virigin Mother Added to Alberta Water Tower  5.  Edberg - Water Tower {Pictures taken June 2014} 

Added to Saskatchewan Cities 6. Meadow Lake - Black Bear - {Picture taken June 2014}

Added to Saskatchewan Cities 7. Meville - Mother Pioneer Statue {Picture taken Aug 2015}

Added to Saskatchewan South 8. Girvin - Lily {Picture taken November 2015}

Added to Saskatchewan Big Three 9. Prince Albert - Smiling Face Satelite {picture taken March 2013}

Added to Manitoba North 10. Ste. Rose du Lac - Ogogy Pogy (Red & Yellow ) - Head missing {Pictures taken July 2013}

Collage of Eddie Squirell with both statues included and added to Alberta North.


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