Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
Portsmouth
Portsmouth

South East England

Guildhall Square

Charles Dickens

Landport, Portsmouth 1812 - Higham, Kent 1870
English writer and social critic
(Wikipedia)
Martin Jennings
2014

Portsmouth /  Charles Dickens   Portsmouth /  Charles Dickens

Description

Bronze statue of Charles Dickens with a long coat and a book in his hand. Next to him is a pile of books.

Inscription(s)

CHARLES DICKENS


BORN IN
PORTSMOUTH
7th February 1812

Signature

Sc. Martin Jennings 2014

Annotation

The first Charles Dickens statue in England, unveiled on his 202nd birthday, 7 February 2014.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 50°47'50" W 1°5'32"

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