Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
London
London

Greater London

Trafalgar Square (WC2)

Charles James Napier

Whitehall 1782 - Portsmouth 1853
British general and Commander-in-Chief in India
(Wikipedia)
George Gammon Adams
1855

London /  Charles James Napier   London /  Charles James Napier

Description

Bronze statue of Napier holding a scroll out in his right hand, a gesture which symbolises the giving of government to Sindh.

Inscription(s)

charles james napier
general
born
mdcclxxxii
died
mdcccliii


erected by public subscription
the most numerous contributors
being private soldiers

Signature

c.g. adams sc.

London - Charles James Napier

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 51°30'27" W 0°7'42"

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