Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
Royal Leamington Spa
Warwickshire

West Midlands

Parade

Queen Victoria

London 1819 - Osborne House 1901
Queen of Great-Britain, 1837-1901
(Wikipedia)
Albert Toft
1902

Leamington Spa, Royal /  Queen Victoria   Leamington Spa, Royal /  Queen Victoria

Description

Statue of Queen Victoria.

Inscription(s)

VICTORIA
QUEEN EMPRESS
1837-1901

she wrought her people
lasting good

erected
by people of
LEAMINGTON
october 17th, 1902
WILLIAM DAVIS mayor

(quotation taken from Tennyson)

A German bomb moved this statue
one inch on its plinth
on the 14th November 1940

Royal Leamington Spa - Queen Victoria

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 52°17'20" W 1°32'6"

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