16 March 2009

Greatest Railroad Crossing Warning Diamond EVER

1981.Now, Portland is no stranger to funny warning signs, as any bicyclist who rides near the Portland Streetcar tracks will tell you.

But is there anything for the truck driver with a truck with a long trailer who made the unwise decision of turning down that backroad-bit of NE Cully Blvd between NE Columbia Blvd and Portland Hwy?

No, you think?

Think again:



Whoa, that's pretty – well, graphic. Let's take a closer look:



Now, picture that you're the truck driver that ignored this warning. Awkward. Awkward.

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2 comments:

John D said...

Here's my favorite super-descriptive Portland sign. (Sorry for the ginormous pic, quick and dirty.)

http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_WBhVIsiNJRM/R2dsqc0kEmI/AAAAAAAAAnU/VkgkXmxTszU/s1600-h/sign.jpg

Samuel John Klein Portlandiensis said...

John, that is one amazing sign. Thanks for sharing it!