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Equus Altus

Andy Scott

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Sculpture of a sack-carrying Cleveland Bay packhorse with a bell around its neck, made of hand-welded small rectangles of steel. It stands on a 15 m high platform in the shopping centre. 'Equus altus' is Latin for 'High horse'. The sculpture honours the horses that once carted goods around the city.


Equus Altus

Andy Scott 2013

Commissioned by
Land Securities Group PLC


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Location (N 53°47'47" - W 1°32'38")

Item Code: gbyh109; Photograph: 28 July 2019
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