SJ8498 : Peel statue: left side figure

taken 6 months ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

Peel statue: left side figure
Peel statue: left side figure

The left side figure on the monument to Robert Peel SJ8498 : Monument to Robert Peel represents Manchester Trade, Commerce and Agriculture and wears a mural crown. In one of her hands she holds a spindle; the other rests on a bale of cotton. A sheaf of corn lies at her feet. Resting on the sheaf is a shield displaying Manchester's coat of arms, with the sailing ship representing trade.
Sir Robert Peel
Sir Robert Peel (5 February 1788 2 July 1850) was born in Bury, Lancashire. He was twice the Prime Minister and also the Home Secretary. When Home Secretary, he helped create the modern concept of the police force, leading to officers being known as "bobbies" (in England) and "Peelers" (in Ireland) to this day.
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Date Taken
Monday, 17 April, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 September, 2017
Geographical Context
City, Town centre 
Person (from Tags)
Robert Peel 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8436 9830 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.8711N 2:14.2283W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8436 9830
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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