Google Maps Fail: X-Rated Pic Used for British Town of Skellow

Image of nude man featured in search of the town

   

Google Maps Fail: X-Rated Pic Used for British Town of Skellow

The British town of Skellow has reached viral fame on the internet thanks to Google (GOOG) Maps.

google logo Google Maps Fail: X Rated Pic Used for British Town of SkellowSkellow shot up in internet fame following a search by cartoonist David Firth that gave him an eyeful. The image that accompanied Google Maps’ depiction of Skellow was a nude man holding up a towel with his erect penis. Firth posted a screencap of his search results to Twitter (TWTR), reports The New York Daily News.

The image of the naked man has been removed from the Google Maps search of Skellow. Now the search brings up a more age appropriate image related to the small British town, The New York Daily News notes.

According to International Business Times, Firth searched Skellow after talking to a friend about a video he had created.

The image of the Skellow search captured by Firth can be seen here, but be warned, it’s NSFW.

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