'The Leicester Seamstress'
James Butler RA 1990
the leicester seamstress
James Butler R.A.
This statue was re-installed on a new plinth by
Councillor Patrick Kitterick as part of the
City Centre Development Project
The statue reflects the female contribution to the local
hosiery industry. Most hosiery employees were
women, working in small workshops or at home.
- James Walter Butler RA (London 1931),
Sources & Information
Location (N 52°38'1" - W 1°8'3")
Item Code: gbem006; Photograph: 25 October 2009
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