SK4641 : Carving of Samuel Taylor

near to Ilkeston, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Carving of Samuel Taylor
Carving of Samuel Taylor
This large carving created by Andrew Frost can be found in the Stanton Road Graveyard. The carving is a depiction of Samuel Taylor, Ilkeston's Giant, who was born in the Little Hallam area of the town in 1816 and grew to a height of 7 feet 4 inches. Standing close to the last resting place of Samuel, his great height is shown on his grave by a footstone marked "ST".
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Sunday, 12 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Sunday, 12 February, 2012
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People, Events  Burial ground, Crematorium 
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 465 410 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:57.8829N 1:18.5394W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 465 410
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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