SJ6352 : Canalside Horse Sculpture, by Nantwich Basin, Cheshire

taken 12 years ago, near to Acton, Cheshire, Great Britain

Canalside Horse Sculpture, by Nantwich Basin, Cheshire
Canalside Horse Sculpture, by Nantwich Basin, Cheshire
The sculpture, in wood and iron is by John Merrill and Julian Taylor. It was made from material salvaged from old lock gates! It is one of several sculptures celebrating the restoration work carried out to the Nantwich Embankment. The others are smaller, and were made by Nantwich students. Unfortunately they are already looking a little worse for wear. Some attractive children's poetry accompanies each work of art. A plaque detailing the works can be seen fifty metres south-east of the horse sculpture.
SJ6452 : Sculpture Plaque, Shropshire Union Canal, Nantwich
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Date Taken
Thursday, 30 August, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 4 September, 2007
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Sculpture   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 639 529 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:4.3696N 2:32.3801W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 639 529
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