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John Harrison

Leeds 1579 - Leeds 1656
cloth merchant and benefactor of Leeds, having built a church and a grammar school
Henry C. Fehr
1903

Leeds /  John Harrison   Leeds /  John Harrison

Description

Statue of John Harrison in early 17th century clothing holding a book in his hand.

Inscription(s)

john
HARRISON

1576-1656

Under the statue is the text the gift of
councillor richard boston 1903

Signature

H.C. Fehr

Leeds - John Harrison
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°47'47" - W 1°32'53")

Item Code: gbyh102; Photograph: 28 July 2019
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