OOS Sculpture

Our Lady of Fatima

1964 / Armstrong and Brown / Russells Point

Our Lady of Fatima Front View

A nine and a half foot tall colored fiberglass statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary that is part of a shrine dedicated to apparitions of the Virgin Mary that occurred in Fatima, Portugal in 1917.

The statue was erected in 1964 by George B. Quatman as part of his Sandy Beach Amusement Park in Russells Point, Ohio. Our Lady of Fatima overlooks Indian Lake from what is called "St. Mary's Point" and is sometimes known as "Our Lady of the Lake."

The statue stands on top of an over 20 foot tall concrete pedestal with a metal framework around and over top the statue.

Location: St. Mary's Point, 261 Chase Ave

County

: Logan

Citation

: Armstrong and Brown, “Our Lady of Fatima,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture , accessed June 18, 2021, https://oos.sculpturecenter.org/index.php/items/show/1751.

Title

Our Lady of Fatima
Our Lady of the Lake

Description

A nine and a half foot tall colored fiberglass statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary that is part of a shrine dedicated to apparitions of the Virgin Mary that occurred in Fatima, Portugal in 1917.

The statue was erected in 1964 by George B. Quatman as part of his Sandy Beach Amusement Park in Russells Point, Ohio. Our Lady of Fatima overlooks Indian Lake from what is called "St. Mary's Point" and is sometimes known as "Our Lady of the Lake."

The statue stands on top of an over 20 foot tall concrete pedestal with a metal framework around and over top the statue.

Date

1964

Source

https://historicalmarkerproject.com/markers/HM1YU5_our-lady-of-fatima_Russells-Point-OH.html

Contributor

Type

Identifier

1567

Location City

Location County

Provider Qualifier

Commissioned by

Provider Entity

George B. Quatman

Location Site

Location Street

261 Chase Ave

Location Type

Media Sculpture Height

9 feet, 6 inches

Media Base Height

25 feet

Installation Date

1964

Materials