Place name sign with a large steel seagull with a wingspan of over 30 meters.
- A graphic designer of the Dairy Plant - Felster, Daugavpils. Unfortunately, no further information about the 'father' of the Seagull could be found, except that it is known that even at that time he was an old man (Ghosttown memories).
The monument is built to commemorate the 700th anniversary of the town. The reason why a seagull is chosen as a symbol is not known, Daugavpils is not a maritime city - the nearest sea is about 200 km away.
Sources & Information
Location (N 55°55'28" - E 26°28'51")
Via the links below you can find the position:
Item Code: lv090; Photograph: 11 July 2013
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