SK3387 : The War Memorial in Weston Park

taken 6 years ago, near to Sheffield, Great Britain

The War Memorial in Weston Park
The War Memorial in Weston Park
The war memorial in Weston Park was erected in 1922. On the top is a statue of the Roman goddess Victory (Greek goddess Nike). On either side of the base, there are sculptures of soldiers (actually university students who posed for the sculptor). See also SK3387 : Weston Park War Memorial (inscription) and SK3387 : Soldier Sculpture, Weston Park War Memorial.

SK3487 : Firth Court, University of Sheffield, Western Bank can be seen on the background.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 5 April, 2012   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 10 April, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Park and Public Gardens  City, Town centre  People, Events 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3398 8727 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:22.8716N 1:29.4382W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3395 8727
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Public Park  War Memorial  The Great War  Sculpture  Victory  Nike  Soldier 

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