Corn Water Tower

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Wonder how many food theme water towers are there?
Western SC, grows more peaches than entire peach state,
For years everyone sees it driving on I-85
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Growing up in Honolulu, it was always fun to spot the Dole Pineapple Cannery’s water tower. Unfortunately, progress and salt air were not kind to the tower and it has been removed from Honolulu’s skyline for many decades. http://www.honolulumagazine.com/Honolulu-Magazine/March-2010/The-Largest-Pineapple-in-the-World/index.php?cparticle=1&siarticle=0#artanc

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These are awesome additions, I wonder how many more are out there. This is one from Collinsville, IL.

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As a girl, every time we drove past the water tower in Rochester, MN my dad would look up and say “hmm, the water tower is still standing, I heard they will be taking it down.” And my brother and I would always ask why. “Its wormy.”

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I find these very charming and make a note every time I come across a new one! A few of my favorites:


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