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King George V

1865-1936
King of Great-Britain, 1910-1936
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William Reid Dick
1947

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Description

Statue of King George V, made of Portland stone.

Inscription(s)

GEORGE V
1910-1936

Signature

w. reid dick 1947

Annotation

Unveiled 22 October 1947 by George VI. Completion of the statue was delayed by the outbreak of the Second World War; the statue was stored at the quarry in Portland for the duration of the conflict.

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Locatie (N 51°29'56" - W 0°7'34")

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