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Bucking Bronco - Equestrian Statues - Route 66, Elk City, Oklahoma, USA.
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita
N 35° 24.717 W 099° 26.233
14S E 460304 N 3918816
Quick Description: Larger than lifesize, bronze sculpture, of 'Commotion' a champion bareback bucking horse. Displayed alongside the Mother Road, National Route 66 Museum, Elk City, Oklahoma.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 3/20/2015 6:02:51 AM
Waymark Code: WMNHX0
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
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Long Description:
Visitors can stop by and see the 14 feet tall bronze, sculpture of bucking bronco, 'Commotion' along with the history of the Beutler Brothers in the Old Town Museum. The sculpture is located in the grounds of the National Route 66 Museum complex, which includes the Old Town Museum.

"Commotion was the Beutler brothers three time World Champion Bareback Horse. He was honored at his retirement at the 2006 NFR. Commotions larger then life size bronze statue was delivered to the Museum on January 19th, 2012.
T.D. Kelsey out of Guthrie, Texas is the artist which sculptured this monument sized bronze bucking horse. Kelsey’s work is found in private and public collections worldwide. He has also received the honor of having one of his sculptures chosen by the National Sculpture Society." Text Siurce: Visitors can stop by and see the bronze along with the history of the Beutler Brothers in the Old Town Museum" Text Source: (visit link)
Identity of Rider: cowboy

Identity of Horse: Commotion

Name of artist: T. D. Kelsey

Date of Dedication: January 19th 2012

Material: Bronze

Position: Two Hooves Raised

Unusual Features: Not listed

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