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Oct 19, 2011 - Lucy the elephant

We drove down the Margate City to visit Lucy the World’s Largest Elephant. She was originally built in 1881 by a ship builder and was commissioned by a developer for a land promotion. She is six stories high, we climbed up inside the back leg, there is a large room with windows in the eyes and under the ears. The weather was really awful, windy and cold so we couldn’t go up onto the howdah, supposed to be really nice view of the ocean. Went for lunch at a Johnny Rocket’s in the Hamilton Mall. The old-fashioned looking diner is a chain...

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