Town of Hanna, Alberta

Grey Geese (3)

Taking Off
Goose - John BissettGoose © September 2000 David Yanciw
Goose © September 2000 David YanciwGoose © September 2000 David Yanciw
In Flight
Goose © January 2002 David YanciwGoose © January 2002 David Yanciw
Designer: Trygve (Tig) Seland

Built: Unknown

Height Flying Goose: 11 Feet 3 Inches (3.4 Metres)
Length Flying Goose: 7 Feet 6 Inches (2.28 Metres)

Construction Materials:

"Taking off" at northeast corner of 2nd Avenue W and Palliser
"Landing" at east side of Pioneer Trail and Railway Avenue East
"Flying" east side of Highway 9, east end of town by airport

If any one has any additional information on these monuments, please send me an e-mail.

Reason for Building:

One of the town slogans is "Grey Goose Capital of Canada"

Additional Information:

That is me in the second shot of the flying goose by the airport. That is what we based the flying goose dimensions on. Here is another shot of the one landing.
Goose - John Bissett

Trygve Seland also created Aaron the Blue Heron in Barrhead, AB, Eddy the Squirrel in Edson, AB, and about 30 monuments in Drumheller, AB including the T-Rex , Dinosaur , Little Church , and Jesus and the Dinosaurs ,

Information Source: Regan Paynter

Pictures Sources: John Bissett and DMY


Created By DMY on September 22, 1998
Last Updated: May 26, 2004