SD6409 : The Spirit of Sport Sculpture, De Havilland Way

taken 5 years ago, near to Wingates, Bolton, Great Britain

The Spirit of Sport Sculpture, De Havilland Way
The Spirit of Sport Sculpture, De Havilland Way
The Spirit of Sport is a piece of public art dedicated to Boltonís sporting community. It is located on this traffic island at the junction of De Havilland Way (the Horwich Link road) and Burnden Way, just outside the Macron (formerly Reebok) Stadium, the home of Bolton Wanderers FC,

The stainless steel structure is approximately 30 metres high and is covered with the images of 700 people who have been recognised for their contribution to Boltonís sporting life.

LinkExternal link enables you to see the Spirit of Sport up close. Use the 3D interactive model to view the 700 tiles and to find out more about the people featured on the monument and their contribution to sport.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 28 February, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 7 March, 2016
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure  People, Events 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
Road (from Tags)
A6027 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 646 092 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:34.7131N 2:32.1583W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 645 092
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Sculpture  Steel  Sport  Link Road 

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