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(Wills Memorial Building - Reception Room Bay)

The Four Faculties

Ernest Fabian & Fred Jeans
1923

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Description

The Wills Memorial Building is a Neo Gothic building designed by Sir George Oatley and built as a memorial to Henry Overton Wills III by his sons George and Henry Wills. It was built between 1915 and 1925. It houses faculties of the University of Bristol.

On the reception room bay window, left of the tower, are four statues representing the four faculties.

Bristol - The Four Faculties
Engineering
Bristol - The Four Faculties
Science
Bristol - The Four Faculties
Arts
Bristol - The Four Faculties
Medicine

Sculptors

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Location (N 51°27'21" - W 2°36'17")

Item Code: gbsw036; Photograph: 21 March 2019
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