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18 Ridiculously Large Household Objects You Didn't Know You Could Drive To

Because you gotta pull over for the World's Tallest Thermometer. At least, that's what Eugene and Quinta did. Watch their #MapsRoadTrip teaser video here.

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1. These colossal cowboy boots — San Antonio, Texas

Fun fact: Built in 1979, the boots once served as the home of a country radio station.Find it: 7400 San Pedro, San Antonio, Texas 78216
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Fun fact: Built in 1979, the boots once served as the home of a country radio station.

Find it: 7400 San Pedro, San Antonio, Texas 78216

2. This considerable clothespin — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Fun fact: The spring resembles the numbers 7 and 6, a US bicentennial reference.Find it: 1500 Market St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19102
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Fun fact: The spring resembles the numbers 7 and 6, a US bicentennial reference.

Find it: 1500 Market St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19102

3. This forceful fork — Springfield, Missouri

Fun fact: The fork apparently once adorned a restaurant. Now it sits outside an office.Find it: 2215 W. Chesterfield Blvd., Springfield, Missouri 65807
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Fun fact: The fork apparently once adorned a restaurant. Now it sits outside an office.

Find it: 2215 W. Chesterfield Blvd., Springfield, Missouri 65807

4. This packed picnic basket — Newark, Ohio

Fun fact: The handles are heated to prevent ice from forming over a central atrium.Find it: 1500 E. Main St., Newark, Ohio 43055
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Fun fact: The handles are heated to prevent ice from forming over a central atrium.

Find it: 1500 E. Main St., Newark, Ohio 43055

5. This ridiculously large rocking chair — Cuba, Missouri

Fun fact: You can actually sit on the chair one day a year, thanks to a hoist truck.Find it: 5957 State Hwy. ZZ, Cuba, Missouri 65453
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Fun fact: You can actually sit on the chair one day a year, thanks to a hoist truck.

Find it: 5957 State Hwy. ZZ, Cuba, Missouri 65453

6. This kingly ketchup bottle — Collinsville, Illinois

Fun fact: It was saved in 1995 by, yes, the Catsup Bottle Preservation Group.Find it: 800 S. Morrison Ave., Collinsville, Illinois 62234
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Fun fact: It was saved in 1995 by, yes, the Catsup Bottle Preservation Group.

Find it: 800 S. Morrison Ave., Collinsville, Illinois 62234

7. This prodigious paper cup — Riverside, California

Fun fact: It's actually not paper but a 68-foot tall cylinder of painted concrete. Sorry.Find it: 800 Iowa Ave., Riverside, California 92507
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Fun fact: It's actually not paper but a 68-foot tall cylinder of painted concrete. Sorry.

Find it: 800 Iowa Ave., Riverside, California 92507

8. This gigantic garden gnome — Ames, Iowa

Fun fact: His name is Elwood, and he measures 15 feet to the top of his pointy hat.Find it: 1407 University Blvd., Ames, Iowa 50011
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Fun fact: His name is Elwood, and he measures 15 feet to the top of his pointy hat.

Find it: 1407 University Blvd., Ames, Iowa 50011

9. These daunting drawers — High Point, North Carolina

Fun fact: The socks are 6 feet tall and "symbols of the city’s hosiery industry."Find it: 508 N. Hamilton St., High Point, North Carolina 27262
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Fun fact: The socks are 6 feet tall and "symbols of the city’s hosiery industry."

Find it: 508 N. Hamilton St., High Point, North Carolina 27262

10. This formidable frying pan — Brandon, Iowa

Fun fact: Built to promote the town's "cowboy breakfast," the pan can fry 528 eggs.Find it: West Street, Brandon, Iowa 52210
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Fun fact: Built to promote the town's "cowboy breakfast," the pan can fry 528 eggs.

Find it: West Street, Brandon, Iowa 52210

11. This enormous easel — Goodland, Kansas

Fun fact: It's a reproduction of Vincent van Gogh's "Three Sunflowers in a Vase."Find it: Cherry Avenue, Goodland, Kansas 67735
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Fun fact: It's a reproduction of Vincent van Gogh's "Three Sunflowers in a Vase."

Find it: Cherry Avenue, Goodland, Kansas 67735

12. This big baseball bat — Louisville, Kentucky

Fun fact: The 34-ton bat is an exact-scale replica of Babe Ruth's from the 1920s.Find it: 800 W. Main St., Louisville, Kentucky 40202
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Fun fact: The 34-ton bat is an exact-scale replica of Babe Ruth's from the 1920s.

Find it: 800 W. Main St., Louisville, Kentucky 40202

13. This stately spoon and cherry — Minneapolis, Minnesota

Fun fact: The stem doubles as a fountain for the pond, which itself is seed-shaped.Find it: 725 Vineland Place, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403
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Fun fact: The stem doubles as a fountain for the pond, which itself is seed-shaped.

Find it: 725 Vineland Place, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403

14. This towering tire — Allen Park, Michigan

Fun fact: The tire was first used as a ferris wheel at the1964 New York World's Fair.Find it: I-94, Allen Park, Michigan 48101
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Fun fact: The tire was first used as a ferris wheel at the1964 New York World's Fair.

Find it: I-94, Allen Park, Michigan 48101

15. This ginormous grandfather clock — Kewaunee, Wisconsin

Fun fact: The clock's 40-year-old mechanisms came from German watchmakers.Find it: Milwaukee Street/Wisconsin Route 42, Kewaunee, Wisconsin 54216
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Fun fact: The clock's 40-year-old mechanisms came from German watchmakers.

Find it: Milwaukee Street/Wisconsin Route 42, Kewaunee, Wisconsin 54216

16. This breathtaking ball of twine — Cawker City, Kansas

Fun fact: The city's annual twine-a-thon gives everyone the chance to add to the ball.Find it: Wisconsin Street, Cawker City, Kansas 67430
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Fun fact: The city's annual twine-a-thon gives everyone the chance to add to the ball.

Find it: Wisconsin Street, Cawker City, Kansas 67430

17. This tall teapot — Chester, West Virginia

Fun fact: It was assembled in 1938 from a giant cask shipped from Pennsylvania.Find it: County Hwy. 30/6, Chester, West Virgnia 26034
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Fun fact: It was assembled in 1938 from a giant cask shipped from Pennsylvania.

Find it: County Hwy. 30/6, Chester, West Virgnia 26034

18. This really big rubber stamp — Cleveland, Ohio

Fun fact: The piece sat in storage for five years before finally settling in Willard Park.Find it: East 9th Street/Lakeside Avenue East, Cleveland, Ohio 44114
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Fun fact: The piece sat in storage for five years before finally settling in Willard Park.

Find it: East 9th Street/Lakeside Avenue East, Cleveland, Ohio 44114

See BuzzFeed's own Eugene and Quinta tour the World's Tallest Thermometer and find other cool stops on their Google Maps road trip from LA to Vegas! 🚗 🌵

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