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Walter Farquhar Hook

London 1798 - Chichester 1875
vicar of Leeds, 1837 - 1859
(Wikipedia)
Frederick W. Pomeroy
1903

Leeds /  Walter Farquhar Hook   Leeds /  Walter Farquhar Hook

Description

Statue of Dr. Hook making a blessing gesture and holding a bible in his left hand.

Inscription(s)

Dr HOOK
vicar of leeds
1733-1804

Under the statue is the text the gift of
t. walter harding 1903

Signature

f.w. pomeroy sc 1902

Leeds - Walter Farquhar Hook
The statues of James Watt and John Harrison and Walter Cook and Joseph Priestley in front of the General Post Office

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Location (N 53°47'48" - W 1°32'52")

Item Code: gbyh101; Photograph: 28 July 2019
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