Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
Thetford
Norfolk

East of England

Market Place
(Guildhall)

Lady Justice


1800?

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Description

Coade stone statue of Lady Justice holding sword and scales, mounted on the gable end of the Guildhall roof.

Annotation

In the 1800 restoration a statue of Liberty was replaced by Justice, presumably reflecting the Corporation's view that law and order was central to their mission.

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Location (N 52°24'47" - E 0°45'1")

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