Town of Rocanville, Saskatchewan

Symons Oil Can

Oilcan ThumbOilcan Thumb
Designer: Goodman's Steel and Iron

When Built: July 1973

Dimensions:
Height: 23 Feet (7 Metres)

Construction Materials:
Metal

Location:
Eastern Edge of Town

Reason for Building:

Erected in recognition of 50 years of continuous operation of Symons Oil Can Factory.

Additional Information:

The Chamber of Commerce erected the giant oil can scaled exactly to size to recognize Rocanville as oil can capital of the world.

By the way, that is me pointing to it in the first picture.

Rocanville also features:

Diamond
Diamond
Ball Cap
Base Ball Cap

Here is a picture of both the oil can and the diamond. That is Vlatka Tustonic in the foreground.
Oilcan and Diamond © 1992 David Yanciw

Information Source: Information Source: Town of Rocanvillle

Picture Source: DMY and Robert Tubbs

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Created By DMY on September 3, 1998
Last Updated: September 18, 2002