NT4936 : Sir Walter Scott bust

taken 10 years ago, near to Galashiels, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

Sir Walter Scott bust
Sir Walter Scott bust
This monument to Sir Walter Scott sits at the end of St John Street in Galashiels. The bronze bust and tablet were both designed by Thomas Clapperton in 1932. The inscription on the stone pedestal is:

O GREAT
AND
GALLANT
SCOTT

The inscription on the curved coping stones is:

THE LAST OF ALL THE BARDS WAS HE WHO SUNG OF BORDER CHIVALRY
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 24 July, 2007
Category
Monument > Monument   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 4924 3605 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:36.9229N 2:48.4466W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 4926 3599
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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