Headington shark is given creative kudos

Headington's iconic shark

Headington's iconic shark

First published in News

OXFORD: The iconic model of a shark stuck in a roof has been included in an online list of creative sculptures.

The 25ft fibreglass shark, pictured, in Headington’s New High Street, came 24th out of 25 on the list published on themindunleashed.org.

A golden salmon in the US city Oregon made it to number two on the list.

Radio presenter Bill Heine installed Oxford’s iconic piece on August 9, 1986. Visit themindunleashed.org/2014/08/25 -creative-sculptures-statues-around-world.html 

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4:04pm Fri 8 Aug 14

carli says...

it's not creative now...it's just a boring shark stuck in a roof. Time to be removed.
it's not creative now...it's just a boring shark stuck in a roof. Time to be removed. carli
  • Score: -4

7:23pm Fri 8 Aug 14

SNJ says...

It's not boring to people who haven't seen it before, and there is a large transient population in Headington.

It will be its 28th birthday tomorrow.
It's not boring to people who haven't seen it before, and there is a large transient population in Headington. It will be its 28th birthday tomorrow. SNJ
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