Buffalo Bill statue - Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Posted by: tmob
N 55° 51.598 W 004° 13.165
30U E 423675 N 6191167
Quick Description: A statue of Buffalo Bill riding his horse
Location: Southern Scotland, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 8/31/2012 6:01:55 AM
Waymark Code: WMF6FM
One can read the following text in the plaque nearby:
«Buffalo Bill brought his Wild West Show to Dennistoun, Glasgow, in October 1891, and it opened on the 16th of November and closed on the 27th of February 1892.
The show played at the East End Exhibition Building off Duke Street as part of the great East End Industrial Exhibition set up to raise funds for the People's Palace.
The statue and plaque were unveiled in November, 2006.