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A very unusual sight to see!! A 20ft shark diving into the roof of a house!! Very effective, you have to see it to believe it!! Catch the number 8 or 9 bus from centre of oxford, approx. 20 minute journey. East to find on...More
it was about 30 years ago when this one first appeared in a residential house in oxford. owned by a local radio host. when Jaws first sank his teeth in to the roof the controversy and attempts to get it removed did nothing other than...More
A friend moved to Headington and I thought I'd look up the area on Wikipedia. That's when I found out they had a shark!! I had to take a detour. Reading the history of why how, when it got there makes it all the more...More
We love a bit of street art, its exciting when a council permits crazy or beautiful art to adorn their streets. The shark in the roof is an amusing point of interest to drive by an see if you are in the area....but don't attempt...More
I was a student in Oxford when the shark first appeared and I well remember the controversy and the attempts to get it removed. 30 years later it seems like it's been there forever and people seem to have stopped moaning and just got on...More
I remember seeing this back in the 90's when I moved to the area. Not much to look at really. It's a model shark sticking out a roof. That's it.
I saw it recently when passing on the 400 Thornhill Park and Ride. Keep a...More