Village of O'Leary, Prince Edward Island
Potato (Russet Burbank variety)
Designer: Pat MacHugh of Waterline Inc.
When Built: Unknown
Height: 14 Feet (4.3 Meters)
Diameter: 7 Feet (2.1 Meters)
Reason for Building:
To represent the potato growing and shipping in the community.
It was realized through the fund raising efforts of the local
potato industry and other interested parties.
The potato is in front of Canada's only potato museum.
Information Source: http://www.community.oleary.pe.ca/attractions.htm and
Picture Source: http://www.community.oleary.pe.ca/attractions.htm
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Created By DMY on
June 17, 1999
Last Updated: July 6, 2000