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Springbank Snow Countess Monument

35 Springbank Ave N, Woodstock, Ontario N4S 7P6, Canada
+1 519-539-1291
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she is a landmark

I always know when I am near home because there she is on the corner in her little parkette. She is... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Judi A
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Woodstock, Canada
The cow that put Ontario on the map

Historically significant celebration of Oxford county's preeminence in the daury business. Worth... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
Z7011UDmichaelp
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United States
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  • Poor5%
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35 Springbank Ave N, Woodstock, Ontario N4S 7P6, Canada
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+1 519-539-1291
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

I always know when I am near home because there she is on the corner in her little parkette. She is a statue and in the winter she has the company of Christmas

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Historically significant celebration of Oxford county's preeminence in the daury business. Worth stoppong by for a look and a photo...and that's the udder truth...

1  Thank Z7011UDmichaelp
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

It's a cow. I have no idea the significance of it or if it is connected to Woodstock in some way. I've always seen it while passing by and could not imagine anyone going out of their way to visit the location.....it's a cow....a nice...More

Thank Amanda V
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

Unique vintage roadside attraction commemoration a record holding cow. Situated in a pretty little park and definitely worth a stop.

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

nice little park , interesting information about the cow. lite up in the winter with lights. Can't miss it when driving in on Dundas

Thank Patrick D
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

This life size concrete statue was made to honour a record-setting milk producing Holstein Friesian cow. The designer was local artist Ross Butler. The statue was erected on August 4, 1937. Snow Countess was born on November 18, 1919 and died August 9, 1936. During...More

1  Thank xtremeleafan
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Countess greets all visitors as they come from the east. Her present site is on the northwest corner of Dundas St and Springbank Ave N. She used to reside a few hundred feet west on Dundas Street, but was controversially moved to this more...More

1  Thank kswismer
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Whenever I am providing directions to visitors or out of town family members, to reach our home, which is off of Springbank Drive, I always say, "Just turn right at the COW!" That usually conjures up a lengthy conversation as to (1) my sanity; and,...More

1  Thank Darrell H
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

This has been in Woodstock longer than I have. The display is a nice bit of local history but they have moved it to a major and very busy corner and parking can be an issue. Still a nice display.

Thank Colin K
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

It is situated at the corner of Dundas and Sprinbank. I drive by it daily. Not much to see but there is a small parking area to get out and walk up to the cow which is situated on a stone monument. There is full...More

Thank weissp
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