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Mark Foster
Billericay, Essex 1970
competitive swimmer; five times Olympian, eight world records and six times world champion
(Wikipedia)
Benjamin Dearnley
2012

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Description

Torso of Mark Foster. On the back is the text OLYMPIAN MMXII and a relief of a swimmer.

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The sculpture forms a part of the 2012 Olympic celebrations, capturing a moment in time and honouring the outstanding achievements of one of Baths finest athletes. The unveiling took place on 22 May 2012 to coincide with the Olympic Flame coming to light the way to the London 2012 Games.

Inscription(s)

Olympian
mmxii
MARK FOSTER

by
Ben Dearnley

art at the edge
Plinth by
City of Bath College

Stone donated by
The Bath Stone Group

Signature

B. C. Dearnley

Sculptor

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Location (N 51°22'48" - W 2°21'44")

Item Code: gbsw095; Photograph: 22 March 2019
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