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The Executioner

Executioner of the Dorset Martyrs
Elizabeth Frink
1985

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Sculpture of a robed figure. It is a replica of the main figure from a sculpture group at Dorchester representing the Dorset Martyrs. The robed figure represents the executioner and the other two figures were the victims walking towards their fate but these are not part of the Reading sculpture.

Reading - The Executioner

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Location (N 51°27'22" - W 0°57'55")

Item Code: gbse211; Photograph: 23 March 2019
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