TQ2581 : An Albanian Hero

taken 5 years ago, near to Paddington, Westminster, Great Britain

An Albanian Hero
An Albanian Hero
George Kastrioti, aka Skanderbeg from Turkish "Iskander Bey" or Great Alexander, was a 15th century Albanian leader responsible for a series of victories against the Ottoman Empire.
This statue was put here as part of Westminster's City of Sculpture initiative. LinkExternal link
A full history of him is on LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Friday, 14 June, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 20 June, 2013
Geographical Context
City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2591 8101 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.8396N 0:11.2134W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2591 8100
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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