The Armada Memorial :: Shared Description

The Armada Memorial was put up in 1888. The architect was Herbert A Gribble, and the sculptor was W Charles May. The story is told that Sir Francis Drake saw the Spanish ships of the Armada from Plymouth Hoe and stayed to finish a game of bowls before setting off to defeat the invasion in 1588.

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SX4753 : The Armada Memorial by N Chadwick
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Created: Mon, 15 Jun 2015, Updated: Mon, 15 Jun 2015

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