NS3975 : Plaque below statue of Peter Denny

near to Dumbarton, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Plaque below statue of Peter Denny
Plaque below statue of Peter Denny
See NS3975 : Statue of Peter Denny for a view of the statue in context, and for further information.

In that picture, a plaque can be seen, set into the near side of the pedestal. The present photograph shows the industrial scene that is depicted on that plaque; it represents Shipbuilding. Note that Dumbarton Rock is shown in the background of the scene.

Another plaque, on the opposite side of the pedestal, represents Engineering: NS3975 : Plaque below statue of Peter Denny.
Statue of Peter Denny
This statue of the shipbuilder and engineer Peter Denny is by William "Hamo" Thornycroft. It was completed in 1898, and was presented to the burgh by Mrs Denny. Later, when the Municipal Buildings LinkExternal link were built on land presented to the burgh by Lord Overtoun, it was decided to locate the statue beside those buildings.
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2010
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 23 November, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 10 December, 2010
Geographical Context
Public buildings and spaces 
Place (from Tags)
Dumbarton 
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Person (from Tags)
Peter Denny 
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Plaque   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3975 7550 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.7443N 4:34.0596W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3975 7550
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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