Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
Aberystwyth
Ceredigion

Wales

Terrace Road 55-57 (with Bath Street and Portland Street)
(The Coliseum)

King Edward VII

London 1841 - London 1910
King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions and Emperor of India, 1901-1910
(Wikipedia)

1904

Aberystwyth /  King Edward VII   Aberystwyth /  King Edward VII

Description

Three identical terracotta statues of King Edward VII in the top façades of the Coliseum on Terrace Road, Bath Street and Portland Street respectively. Edward VII is depicted in uniform and robes.

Aberystwyth / King Edward VII
Terrace Road 55-57
Aberystwyth / King Edward VII
Bath Street
Aberystwyth / King Edward VII
Portland Street

Annotation

The Coliseum was built for David Phillips in 1904 as an entertainments hall with a ground floor arcade, offices and stables. In 1976 it became the Coliseum Cinema. In the building is now the Ceredigion Museum and a pharmacy.

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Locatie (N 52°24'58" - W 4°5'2")

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