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Fork in the Road - Dutchess County, New York

 


Around where Red Hook, Rhinebeck, Milan and Rock City meet in northern Dutchess County in New York State's Hudson Valley region is a fork in the road, both in the proverbial sense and the literal sense of the term. Located in the grassy plot of land at the junction of NY 199 and NY 308 stands a sculpture of a fork called "Fork in the Road". Erected by local artist Stephen Schreiber, Fork in the Road is one of a few punny sculptures that he has sculpted and has available for display in the immediate area. Prozac Capsule is another one of his sculptures, located right across the street from the Fork in the Road. Standing tall at 31 feet, the Fork in the Road is hard to miss (I've taken pictures of the Fork in the Road on a few occasions) and was featured in Ripley's Believe it or Not.







Sources and Links:
Hudson Valley Magazine - Silly Silverware
JFiveHomes Realty - A Fork in the Road
Roadside America - Fork in the Road, Prozac Capsule 

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Update Log:
January 3, 2018: Published original article at Unlocking New York.
August 21, 2021: Transferred article from Unlocking New York to Gribblenation.

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