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Horatio Nelson

Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté, KB
Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 1758 - o/b Victory near Trafalgar 1805
English Vice Admiral
(Wikipedia)
Richard Westmacott
1809

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Description

Bronze statue of Admiral Nelson, in a casual pose, in a naval uniform displaying the empty sleeve of his missing arm. He is leaning against his flagship, 'Victory'. It stands on a drum-shaped pedestal

Inscription(s)

THIS STATUE
in honour of
ADMIRAL
LORD NELSON
was erected by the
inhabitants of birmingham
A.D. MDCCCIX

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Location (N 52°28'38" - W 1°53'38")

Item Code: gbwm057; Photograph: 24 June 2014
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