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Taking the wheel.

I visited again, and this time climbed aboard. The sculptor, Skelton Rainey, was very clever to... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
Steveodo
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Carrickfergus, United Kingdom
Local history.

Have been driving past every day since this was installed without being aware of its significance... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
Joby135
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Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

tells a cultural story with message boards but fillid with mud and greenish moss great to see not to sit in

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Big foot y
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

It's good to see public art that is appropriate and relevant to where it is sited. My father used to tell me about the races around the triangle and watching the Greats of the day. Now we have something that shows that part of Ulster's...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Steve M
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I visited again, and this time climbed aboard. The sculptor, Skelton Rainey, was very clever to make the car big enough for people to sit inside. Its more than something to look at, you can occupy it. This idea of scuptures you interact with can...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Steveodo
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Have been driving past every day since this was installed without being aware of its significance. Lovely piece of artwork which is well kept. Needs light up at night.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Joby135
Reviewed 20 April 2016

A lovely display set on the corner of the Longshot Road. Why its there is beyond me but makes a nice display set among the flower beds. Pass it every day and never tire of looking at it. Great piece of art.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank smoothoperator54
Reviewed 14 November 2015

This is quite an item.... I had been unsure as to why this sculpture was placed at this junction in Ballyrobert..

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 19 October 2015

I love this sculpture. However at night the installation has a big flaw: no lights. Its just lost there, in the darkness. One lamp off to the side, or a couple in the ground would make it an impressive sight. Maybe they think it's like...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank Steveodo
Reviewed 17 July 2015

I passed this great looking metal sculpture recently, it is well situated at a junction and it deserves prominence, it is a lovely piece of art work sculptured in metal by a local artist. If you stop and have a look it is very detailed...More

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank J_C_053
Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

I took my two little girls to see this full sized model. I don't know who was more excited, me or my girls!! They sat in it and didn't want to get out. It's great to see.

3  Thank BelfastFoodTravelMan
Reviewed 19 February 2015

The life sized sculpture is a great image used to attract people to read the story of the event. Could be jazzed up some with more story boards, and pictures but great to see !!

Date of experience: February 2015
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