Town of Oyen, Alberta

Pronghorn Antelope

Antelope - John BissettAntelope © January 2002 David Yanciw
Designer: Possibly Trygve (Tig) Seland

Built: Unknown

Estimated Dimensions:
Height with Pedestal: 8.7 Feet (2.6 Metres)
Height without Pedestal: 6 Feet (1.8 Metres)

Construction Materials:
Concrete

Location:
Friendship Park, North end of Main Street

Reason for Building:

Additional Information:

The statue was vandalized as can be seen on the neck as well as the antler. That is me in the second photo. I stand 6 Feet tall (1.8 Metres) and that is how we estimated the size. My wife took the photo.

Here is a summer photo of the Antelope taken in 1999 by Len Suchan.
Antelope - Len Suchan

Information Source:

Picture Source: John Bissett, DMY and Len Suchan of Mr. Lens Photography (Saskatoon)

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Created By DMY on January 8, 1999
Last Updated: May 26, 2004