The Fremont Troll Historical

The Fremont Troll Historical (HM1VR8)

Location: Seattle, WA 98103 King County
Country: United States of America

N 47° 39.068', W 122° 20.844'

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The Troll Under the Bridge

The Fremont Troll was designed and built by Steve Badanes, Will Martin, Donna Walter and Ross Witehead with the help from the community. The Fremont Arts Council sponsored the project, which hoped to build a greater sense of place in the neighborhood through art, and with it a stronger community. The Troll was selected in an open competition in which the community voted on proposals designed by four finalists. Many volunteers helped prepare the site and create the ferro-cement sculpture. Support came from time, money and in-kind donations by the community, and a grant from the Seattle Neighborhood Matching Funds Program. Maintenance is provided by the Fremont Arts Council and you. Please leave the site cleaner than you found it.

Special thanks to: Barbara Luecke · Judy & David Juryi · Denise Fogleman · Roger Wheeler · Peter Bevis · Jim Adamson · Cameron Mason · Johann Enderlein · Maque Davis · Chuck Nafziger · Gary Nordgulen · Memory of Sandie Smith · NJ Burns Co. · Larry Nelson · Black Duck Motors · The Burke Co. · Hensons' Masonry · Claude Utley.

Please direct inquiries concerning any use of the design or image of The Fremont Troll to the artists or to the Fremont Arts Council.
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HM NumberHM1VR8
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Year Placed1990
Placed ByThe Fremont Arts Council. Etched plaque donated by Acu-line Corporation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, November 18th, 2016 at 9:01pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 549008 N 5277732
Decimal Degrees47.65113333, -122.34740000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 47° 39.068', W 122° 20.844'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds47° 39' 4.08" N, 122° 20' 50.64" W
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Area Code(s)206, 425
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3565-3699 WA-99, Seattle WA 98103, US
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