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October 2016 pictures

Posted on October 15, 2016 at 1:00 PM

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 on September 4, 2016 at 2:35 AM

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 on August 15, 2016 at 9:55 AM

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 on July 9, 2016 at 11:55 AM

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 on June 11, 2016 at 12:45 PM

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 on May 8, 2016 at 7:35 PM

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.

April 2016 Pictures

Posted on April 24, 2016 at 2:40 AM

New Pictures - Apirl 23, 2015

added to British Columbia - Chetwyn - Lumberjack Statue {from Aug 2010}, Golden - Space Ship {rom July 2008|

added to Alberta cities - Edmonton - Lunch Break {from June 2014}

added to Alberta North - Jasper - Lou's Bear {from June 2014)

added to Saskatchewan Cities - Melville - Totem Pole {from Aug 2015}

added to Saskatchewan Big Three - Prince Albert - Car on a Oil Barrel {from April 2014|

added to Saskatchewan South - Craik - Sea Monster, 8 Davidson - Large Coffee Pot #2 {from Nov 2015|

added to Manitoba North - Ste. Rose Du Lac - Ogoy Opogy Red {July 2013}.. Winnipeg Beach - Whispering Native

Saskatoon - Faces has been listed as defunct since it was removed  It  was only up for less then 3 years.  Also removed was Craven - Guitar now listed as defunct 

Collage added for Yorkton - Doors To Opportunity  {from July 2013}

New Pictures

Posted on March 14, 2016 at 10:00 PM

New Pictures added

Added to British Columbua - Chetwynd - Odin, British Columbia - Where is R2D (picture taken August 2010 - there are favorite of 100 plus wood carving in Chetwyn.)

Added to Alberta Cities - Edmonton - Ukrainian Memorial (picture taken June 2014)

Addded to Alberta North  - Grand Casche - Miners Memorals (picture taken June 2014)

Added to Alberta South - Columbia Icefield - Eagle

Added to Saskatchewan Big Three - Prince Albert - Plane Weathervan (picture taken March 2014)

Added to Saskatchewan Cities - Melville - Ball Players (picture taken August 2015)

Added to Saskatchewan South - Craik - Motorcycle Tower (near 17 km west of town) - It took 3 times to find this Roadside Object.. Finally found in March 2015  (picture from Nov 2015 added).  9 Grivin - Lily (picture taken Nov 2015)

Added to Manitoba Cities - Winnipeg - Plain Bear on Broadway (picture taken July 2013)

Collage of both Red and Rider Green - Sturgis - Water Tower added to Saskatchewan Water Towers.

1,100 picture added

Posted on February 4, 2016 at 6:05 PM

New Pictures February 3, 2016

1. Added to Britsh Columbia - Chetywnd - Mother & Child Whales, & 2. Fort St. John - Bear (from Aug 2010)

3. Added to Alberta Water Towers - Arrowwood - Water Tower (from June 2013)

4. Added to Alberta North - Drayton Valley - Plaine P-51 Mustang (from June 2014)

5. Added to Alberta Cities - Edmonton - Traders (June 2014)

6. Added to Saskatchewan Cities - Melville - Ski Doo (Aug 2015)

7. Added to Saskatchewan Big 3 - Saskatoon - Farley Mowat Statue (April 2015).                        

There are sill more statue pictures from Saskatoon.  I will take them in May or June, 2016.

8. Added to Saskatchewan South - Craven - Wagon in the Sky 9. Lusdem - Totem Pole (both from Dec 2015)

10. Added to Manitoba South - Swan Lake First Nations - Native Rider

Collage added Dewberry - Wagon (both locations) - left picture July 2004, right picture June 2015.

There 1,100 pictures on this webpage (not including Hwy 11 pictures)

New Photo Gallery

Posted on February 3, 2016 at 11:35 PM

Feb 3, 2, 2016

New Photo Gallery - Saskatchewan Big Three Cities

There are so many citiy pictures from Saskatchewan that 3 largest cities will be included in a seperate Photo Gallery - Prince Albert, Regina, and Saskatoon.  Saskatoon - Farrell Mowett Statue added makes 48 pictures from Saskatoon alone. More will be added later this year animal statues from Berry Barn, and Chief White statue pictures still to be taken. There are 27 objects from Regina, and new statue was put up 2015 I have not seen yet.   Starting next month I will be adding 1 object from Prince Albert for next 7 months.


     Next Month is last picture from Winnipeg (I hope to be back in Winnipeg in next 2 or 3 years. There many more objects & statues I don't have)


   I have 5 bear statues left to added, & 8 pictures from Hwy 11, 7 objects from Prince Albert,  6 statues from Edmonton (still many more pictures to take), and 20 pictures from Meville (|I missed 6 objects. I will be taking them in July.).   One from each will be added each month.

Continued. Time for Bed











Hwy #11 updated

Posted on January 2, 2016 at 8:55 AM

Dates were added for some of the Roadside Objects along Hiwy #11.  Information was also edited. 

Roadside Attraction of Hwy #11 in Saskatchewan

Posted on January 2, 2016 at 12:45 AM

New Gallery - Janaury 1, 2016

The new gallery of Roadside Objects on Hwy #11 is up.  There are some typing mistake and more dates of when the objects were up in current locations will done tomorrow.  It almost 12:00 pm and I have work in morning. 10 roadside objects have not been added to regular Saskatchewan photo galleries.  8 of roadside objects were taken for first time on November 120 or November 28, 2015.  Two will added each month of the regular Saskatchewan photo galleries.

New pictures Dec 2, 2015

Posted on December 2, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Dec 2, 2015

Comming January 1, 2016 - Pictures along the Highway 11 from Regina to Prince Alberta


Added to British Columbia - 1. Tumblerridge - Bear Statue, 2. Alaska Highway Truck in the Sky {both taken August 2010}

Added to Alberta Water Towers - 3. Spruce Grove - Water Towers {taken June 2014}

Added to Alberta Cities - 4. Edmonton - Ghandi {taken June 2014}

Added to Alberta South - 5. Bashaw - Actor {taken June 2014} - are now listed in Alberta South

Added to Saskatchewan North 6. Biggar - Spider Trucks {May 2013}

Added to Saskatchewan Cities 7. Melville - Boy & Dog {May 2008}, 8. Meadow Lake - Eagle & Fox {taken June 2014}. 9. Saskatoon - Transformer - This is new statue that just went up in Saskatoon in September -  {taken Nov 13, 2015}

Added to Manitoba Cities - 10. Winnipeg - Starting the Plane {taken July 2013}

Added to Manitoba North - 11. Riverton - Icelandic Pioneer {taken July 2013}

Added collage to Alberta North - Grand Cache - Mountain Sheep

Davidson - Pam Tree has been damage.  I have removed it and Sylvian Lake - Pam Trees. No new pictures of fake pam trees from other place will be added in the future.


There are now 1,090 pictures of the web 

Nov 11, 2015

Posted on November 11, 2015 at 12:10 PM

New pictures Nov 11, 2015 

Added to Alberta Cities  1. Edmonton - Perseverance Donald Alexander Smith (taken June 2014)

Added to Alberta South - 2. Hardisty - Black Cactus 

Added to Alberta Water Towers 3. Kitsoty - Water Tower

added to Manitoba North - 4. Ste. Rose du Lac - Ogogy Opogy Yellow (from July 2013)

Added to Manitoba Cities - 5. Winnipeg - Nanookshuk  (taken July 2013)

Added to Manitoba Water Tower - 6. Selikirk - Water Tower (taken July 2013)

Added to British Columbia - 7. Chewynd - Totem Poles, 8. Dawson City - Alaska Highway Mile Zero Sign #1 (taken August 2010)

Added Saskatchewan South - 9. Ituna - Oat Stocks (taken Aug 3, 2015)

Added to Saskatchewan  Cities - 10. Defunct - Melville - Hockey Stick {taken 2008} - It is no longer up.

Collage of Founder of Saskatoon - first regular statue, 2nd one with 2 Rider sweeters on it.              (Added to Saskatchewan Cities)


Total 1,080 Roadside Objects on the web page

Latest Pictures - Happy Thankgiving

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 11:30 AM

10 New Robertside Objects added

October 12, 2015

 Added to British Columbia - 1. Prince George - Easter Seal Bear, 2. Taylor - Prospector (both from Aug 2010)

Added to Manitoba Cities - 3. Winnipeg - Plane Silver Star (from July 2013)

Addd to Manitoba North - 4. Ste. Rose Du Lac – Ogo Pogo Female (from July 2013)

Added Saskatchewan Cities - 5. Melville - Train Engine (from Aug 3, 2015). 6. Saskatoon - Firefigter Memoral (from Aug 11, 2015)

Added Saskatchewan South - 7. Ituna - Lily (from Aug 3, 2015)

Added Alberta North 8. Grand Cache - Total Pole (from June 2014)


Added Alberta Cities - 9. Airdire - Cowboy, 10. Calgary - Miltary Memoral (from June 2014)  This is last pictures from Airdire and Calgary I have.  I hope to back to Calgary is next year or two and get more the pictures I am missing.  Next month I will added more pictures from Edmonton,


Also Added a Collage of Glendon - Pyrogie (with or without fogg) - (Foggy picture from May 30, 2013, and other picture from July 2004, added to Alberta North)


Total 1,070 Roadside Objects on the web page

 

New pictures

Posted on September 7, 2015 at 12:00 PM

September 7, 2015

Added to Saskatchewan South - 1. Killiher - Ox & Cart {From Aug 2015}.  Wendy and I were going to Ituna & Melville to get some statues/church pictures, and found this Ox & Cart.  I did not known there was Killiher, Saskatchewan.  This statue was made in 2011.

Added to British Columbia - 2. MacKenzie - Tree Crusher,  3. Taylor - Golf Ball {both from Augu 2010.}

Added to Alberta Cities - 4. Calgary - Steam Egine #29 {from June 2013}, 5. Cold Lake - Plane Freedom Fighter ({rom June 2014},  Edmonton Oil Derrick - added twice. 2nd one removed (not good enough picture to include 2).

Added to Alberta North - 6. Jasper - Baxtar the Bear {from June 2014} - Also from Jasper Rocky the Bear is no long on display and so it is listed as defunct.

Added to Saskatchewan Cities - 7. Melville - Man & Women in rocking Chair {from May 2008} 

Added to Manitoba North - 8.  Ste. Rose du Lac - Volkswagon Lady Bug {from July 2013} - Note I had a 2nd picture of Poplarfield - King Buck Deer was found it Saskatchewan North. It was removed.

Added to Manitoba Water Tower - 9. Winnipeg - Union Water Tower {from March 2010}

Added to Alberta Water Tower - 10. Heinsbugh - Railway Water Tower {from June 2014}

Added to Alberta South - Trochu - Golf Tee {from June 2013}

Added to Alberta North - Devon - Oil Derrick #1 {from June 2014}

Dudurn - Wire Bird is now listed as defunt. It was removed last year.

Added a collage of Saskatoon Faces {From February 3, 2015 added to Saskatchewan Cities)

12 new Roadside Objects added, and 2 doubles removed

Total = 1,060

www.progressiverubberboots.com

Posted on August 9, 2015 at 9:45 AM

www.progressiverubberboots.com

Come andcsee Wendalynn Donnan blog site Progressiverubberboots.  You can read her writings on varys topics.  Wendy also has a page of several different church pictures, with many more to come in the future.

Melville Statues

Posted on August 8, 2015 at 5:00 PM

August 8, 2015


13 New pictures added

Added to 1. British Columbia Tumbler Ridge - Eagle (picture taken August 2010)

Added to 2. Alberta South - Canmore - Insukuk (picture taken June 1, 2013), 3 Rimbley - Bear Statue (picture taken June, 2014),

Added to Alberta water towers - 4. Holden Water Towre (picture taken June 2014)

Added to Saskatchewan Cities 5. Melville - Man waving, 6.Saskatoon - Lesya Urkianka (picture taken April 2015 - statue put up in 2013).

Added to Saskatchewan South - 7. Middle Lake - Panited Rocks (picture taken June 2009).                                            There are several at same loctaion. One was added to web page.

Added to Saskatchewan Water Towers - 8. Girvin - Railway Water Tower (April 2014).

Added to Manitoba Cities - 9. Winnipeg - Travis Sheuchenko Statue (picture taken July 2013).

Added to Manitoba South - 10. Saint Joseph - Red Kidney Bean (picture taken July 2013)

 Added to Manitoba Water Tower - 11. Stienback - Bubble Water Tower (picture taken July 2013)

 Added to Manitoba North - 12. Poplarfield - King Buck Deer (picture taken July 2013)

Total of 1,050 pictures

Collage of Calgary - Horses - now includes pictures of all 8 Horses

 

Aug 3, 2015 Wendy and I took a trip to Melville. I had pictures of several black statues from Melville. I found many more objects. All the black objects are called silhouettes. Each month a new  silhouetes  from Melville will be added starting with 2 no longer up. There are now 3 silhouetes from Melville on the web page. *-Note I missed one silhoutes picture, and found out on Melville web page there are 4 others I had missed. I will get pictures of them in the next 2 years

Rickrider49

Posted on August 8, 2015 at 4:55 PM

All my 80 waterfall pictures of Alberta can be seen on at www.flickr.com.   Come see!  British Columbia picture will be added in September.  Some of pictures can still be on seen flickr roadsideobjects.

Rickrider49

Manitoba Gallery divided into North and South

Posted on July 17, 2015 at 8:35 AM

July 17, 2015

New picture

Added to British Columbia - 1. Fort St. John – Dancer (from Aug 2010)

Added to Alberta Cities - 2. Calgary – Horses running (from June 1, 2013), 3. Grand Prairie – Spirit Bear (4 more to add from Grand Prairie)

Added to Alberta South - 4. Drumheller - Triceratops - Centre St. & 2nd Ave W

(I am planning to go back Drumheller in 2016 or 2017 and get more dinosaur pictures.)

Added to Saskatchewan Cities - 5. Estevan - 4 Blocks (from July 2013), 6. Saskatoon - Natives (April 2015)

Added to Saskatchewan North - 7. Tisdale – Treasures (from April 2010)

Added to Manitoba Cities - 8. Winnipeg - Thomas Selkirk

Due to number of I still have add and take from Manitoba North and South Galleries were added.

Added to Manitoba Water Tower - 9. Winkler - Water Tower (from July 2013)

Added to New Manitoba North - 10. Brookenhead – Giant Chair (from July 2013)

Added to New Mantioba South - 11. Swan Lake - 4 Miniature Grain Elevators (from July 2013)

Collage added - Rich Lake - new picture orange butterfly added with larger blue butterfly

 

 

Total of 1,037 different pictures on the this web page

 



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