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Victoria Embankment / Temple Place (WC2)

Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Portsmouth 1806 - London 1859
English mechanical and civil engineer who built dockyards, the Great Western Railway, a series of steamships and numerous important bridges and tunnels
(Wikipedia)
Carlo Marochetti
c. 1861

London /  Isambard Kingdom Brunel   London /  Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Description

Bronze statue of Brunel standing, holding a pair of dividers.

Inscription(s)

isambard kingdom brunel
civil engineer
born 1806 died 1859

Annotation

Here erected in 1877. The monument is designed by Richard Norman Shaw.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 51°30'38" W 0°6'54"

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