Bronze statue of Queen Victoria, as you can see on the photos, this statue was in restoration in the time we were in Hove.
On the pedestal are four bronze reliefs (only partly visible because of the scaffolding):
science and art
Around the pedestal:
by the inhabitants of hove
to commemorate the sixtieth anniversary
of the accession of
jvne 20 a.d. 1897
born 24 may 1819 - died 22 jan 1901
victoria dei gra | britanniae regina | fidei defensor | ind. imperatrix (Victoria, by the Grace of God Queen of Britain, Defender of the Faith, Empress of India)
- Sir Thomas Brock KCB RA (1847-1922),
Sources & Information
Location (N 50°49'28" - W 0°10'9")
Item Code: gbse032; Photograph: 10 August 2015
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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