SJ8398 : Lincoln Square

taken 2 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

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Lincoln Square
Lincoln Square

The Grade II listed LinkExternal link statue of Abraham Lincoln by George Gray Barnard was given to the City of Manchester in 1919 by Mr and Mrs Charles Phelps Taft, of Cincinnati, the Sulgrave Institution, and the Anglo-American Society. It was originally displayed in Platt Fields Park and was resited in Lincoln Square in 1986. The square is currently undergoing refurbishment LinkExternal link The statue will be retained but moved to a different position within the square.

In the background, on the left is Centurion House SJ8398 : Centurion House, Deansgate, Manchester and on the right is the new "125 Deansgate" which is under construction by the Marcus Worthington Group LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 2 January, 2019   (more nearby)
Friday, 4 January, 2019
Geographical Context
Public buildings and spaces  Business, Retail, Services 
Person (from Tags)
Abraham Lincoln  George Gray Barnard  Charles Phelps Taft 
Date (from Tags)
1919  1986 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8368 9814 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.7836N 2:14.8426W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8371 9814
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Grade II Listed  Statue  Square  Office Block  Office Construction 

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