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Mighty Joe the Gorilla

1231 US Hwy 206, New Jersey 08088 USA

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“Say hello to Mighty Joe”

Mighty Joe was previously located in Wildwood, NJ. He was installed at the Islander Raceway and Amusement Park where he was known as George the Gorilla. Today, a sign covers the two holes in his chest that had slides projecting from them. He was installed here at Mighty Joe's Gas Grill & Deli as a tribute to the owner's son who died of cancer. There two other giant gorilla statues in Wildwood which are long gone. 

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Jessica Laudicina

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July 05, 2016
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Mighty Joe the Gorilla

1231 US Hwy 206
New Jersey
08088 USA

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