Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
Merthyr Tydfil - Merthyr Tudful
Merthyr Tydfil - Merthyr Tudful (Cty. bor.)

Wales

High Street - Stryd Fawr
(Central Library)

Seymour Berry, 1st Baron Buckland

Henry Seymour Berry Baron Buckland of Bwlch
Merthyr Tydfil 1877 - Bwlch, Brecknockshire 1928
Welsh financier and industrialist
(Wikipedia)
W. Goscombe John
A.B. Burton (Thames Ditton)
1931

Merthyr Tydfil - Merthyr Tudful /  Seymour Berry, 1st Baron Buckland   Merthyr Tydfil - Merthyr Tudful /  Seymour Berry, 1st Baron Buckland

Description

Bronze statue of Baron Buckland of Bwlch in full robes holding cocked hat in crook of left arm and holding parchment in right hand.

Inscription(s)

HENRY SEYMOUR BERRY
baron buckland of bwlch
honorary freeman of the county borough
of merthyr tydfil
born 17 september 1877 - died 23 may 1928


erected by public subscription
mcmxxxi

Signed: w. goscombe john r.a.

Annotation

In 2010 are on the sides commemorative plaques added for Henry Berry's brothers William Ewert Berry, Viscount Camrose, and James Gomer Berry, Viscount Kemsley.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 51°44'50" W 3°22'40"

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