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Britannia, Ruler of the Waves

William Day Keyworth Jr.
1866

Hull /  Britannia, Ruler of the Waves   Hull /  Britannia, Ruler of the Waves

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On top of the facade of the former Hull Exchange Company, built 1866 by architect W. Botterill, is a sculpture of a female figure Britannia al 'Ruler of the Waves' with a trident, with next to her a shield with the union jack. She is accompanied by a lion.

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Item Code: gbyh053; Photograph: 25 July 2019
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