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Yorkshire & Humberside
West Bank Park
Queen VictoriaLondon 1819 - Osborne House 1901
Queen of Great-Britain, 1837-1901
George Walker Milburn
Statue of Queen Victoria seated on the throne, wearing a crown, and holding sceptre and orb, with at the foot the text "1837 VICTORIA 1901". On the socle texts and the coat of arms of the Lord Mayor of York.
Unveiled in the Guildhall of York on 24 October 1905 by princess Henry of Battenberg (Princes Beatrice of the United Kingdom), daugher of Queen Victoria.
by public subscription
to commemorate the REIGN of
born 1819 ascent to the throne 1837 died 1901
was unveiled by
PRINCESS HENRY OF BATTENBERG
october 24, 1905
the rt hon r.h. vernon wragge j.p.
alderman lancelot foster
lord mayor 1902
chairman of committee(?) and treasurer
|(Coat of arms of the Lord Mayor of York)|
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