Old Man Of The Mountain

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"Old Man Of The Mountain," Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The Old Man of the Mountain, also known as the Great Stone Face or the Profile,was a series of five granite cliff ledges on Cannon Mountain in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, USA that, when viewed from the north, appeared to be the jagged profile of a face. The rock formation was 1,200 feet (370 m) above Profile Lake, and measured 40 feet (12 m) tall and 25 feet (7.6 m) wide. The site is located in the town of Franconia. The first recorded mention of the Old Man was in 1805. It collapsed on May 3, 2003
Franconia Notch, New Hampshire
 
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