SJ3389 : 'Waiting' - The Liverpool Carters Working Horse Monument

taken 6 years ago, near to Birkenhead, Wirral, Great Britain

'Waiting' - The Liverpool Carters Working Horse Monument
'Waiting' - The Liverpool Carters Working Horse Monument
Called "Waiting", the statue — a life-size bronze Shire — was designed by sculptor Judy Boyt to commemorate the horses’ efforts during the Second World War.
Heavy horses were a vital cog in the war effort, carting food and raw materials from the docks to the city when vehicles and fuel became scarce.
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Date Taken
Friday, 13 April, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 15 April, 2012
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Industry  Docks, Harbours 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 3396 8989 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:24.1010N 2:59.6846W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 33957 89889
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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