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Victoria Park

Sir Charles Napier

Merchistoun Hall, County Stirling 1786 - Portsmouth 1860
Admiral of the Blue
(artist?)
1868

Portsmouth /  Sir Charles Napier   Portsmouth /  Sir Charles Napier

Description

Column, with on top a lion, and a relief portrait on the silde.

Inscription(s)

to commemorate the untiring efforts of
a gallant officer and true-hearted man
in advancing the welfare of the
british sailor
this column is erected by
petty officers, non-commissioned officers
seamen and marines of
her majesty's navy
1868
charles napier
admiral of the blue k.c.b.
born 1786
died 1860
ready aye ready
MARINIQUE ACRE CAPE
ST VINCENT

Sculptor

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Location (N 50°47'59" - W 1°5'41")

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Item Code: gbse004; Photograph: 9 September 2008  / updated: 14 September 2009
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