Town of Colborne, Ontario

The Big Apple

Apple - Hans BoldtApple - Steve Robinson
Designer: Unknown

When Built: 1987

Dimensions:
Height: 35 Feet (10.7 Metres)
Diameter: 38 Feet (11.6 Metres)
Weight: 42 tonnes

Construction Materials:
Unknown

Location:

Reason for Building:

Restaurant - pie bakery. Colborne is the starting point of the Apple Route scenic drive.

Additional Information:

Structure could hold 653,800 real apples. The Big Apple Oven can bake 144 pies at once.

That is Steve Robinson's kids: Jesse, Brandon and Kyle in the second photo.

In 1995, about 1/2 million people visited the Big Apple

Information Source: http://www.biggestapple.com

Picture Source: Hans Boldt

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Created By DMY on May 19, 1999
Last Updated: November 25, 2002