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Owen Bensen and his dog Blackie stand in front of the rocket ship on his property. All of his friends know to "turn at the rocket ship" to find him. (Photo by Courtney Sinner/DL Tribune)

Cormorant man's 'rocket ship' is a local landmark

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Friends of Owen Bensen know to "turn at the rocket ship" to find him.

"They say, 'Well, what's the address?'" Bensen said. "'It doesn't matter - turn at the rocket ship.'"


The 20-foot-tall silver and red rocket ship acts as a landmark to Bensen's property, but it's not the only oddball "yard art" that sits on the property.

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