Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
Margate
Kent

South East England

Canterbury Road  
(Royal Sea Bathing Hospital)

Erasmus Wilson

London 1809 - Westgate-on-Sea 1884
English surgeon and dermatologist
(Wikipedia)
Thomas Brock
1885

Margate /  Erasmus Wilson   Margate /  Erasmus Wilson

Description

Bronze statue of Wilson wearing a robe and holding a book in his hands.

Inscription(s)

Erasmvs Wilson
1809-1884

Signature

t. brock, a.r.a. Sculp.r | london 1885

Annotation

The statue is in the forecourt of the Royal Sea Bathing Hospital, now private appartments. The hospital had a new wing completed in 1882 wich was funded by Wilson (£30,000). The statue is facing to the wing funded by Wilson.

Margate - Erasmus Wilson

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 51°23'6" E 1°22'1"

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