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These are statues of individuals of historical importance who are immortalized with a statue of their likeness.
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Image for Sir Wilfrid Lawson Baronet -- Victoria Embankment Gardens, City of Westminster, London, UKview gallery

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Statues of Historic FiguresSir Wilfrid Lawson Baronet -- Victoria Embankment Gardens, City of Westminster, London, UK

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A statue of temperance crusader and radical Liberal party politician in the Victoria Embankment Gardens

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/23/2016

last visited: 7/17/2016

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Statues of Historic FiguresArthur Sullivan - Embankment Gardens, London, UK

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Sir Arthur Sullivan was successful during the late nineteenth century as a popular composer of music ranging from symphony to hymn, and including chamber music and grand opera.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/16/2011

last visited: 4/5/2019

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Statues of Historic FiguresRobert Raikes 1780

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The Founder of Sunday Schools, the statue is in the Victoria Embankment Gardens.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 7/6/2009

last visited: 4/5/2019

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Statues of Historic FiguresRobert Burns - Victoria Embankment Gardens - London, England

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A bronze statue of Robert Burns the famous Scottish poet, in the Gardens on the Victoria embankment in london. is hard to read the inscription as faded.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 7/5/2009

last visited: 8/21/2016

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Statues of Historic FiguresMichael Faraday - Savoy Place, London, UK

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This statue, of Michael Faraday, is a bronze copy of a marble original by J H Foley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/4/2011

last visited: 4/5/2019

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Statues of Historic FiguresJoseph Bazalgette - Victoria Embankment, London, UK

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This bust of Jospeh Bazalgette is on the east side of the Victoria Embankment just to the south of Hungerford Bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/23/2012

last visited: 7/23/2016

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Statues of Historic FiguresLaurence Olivier - South Bank, London, England

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A bronze statue of Laurence Olivier portraying Hamlet in his 1948 film.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member greysman

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/25/2010

last visited: 7/15/2016

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Statues of Historic FiguresSir James Outram - Whitehall Gardens, London, UK

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This statue, of Sir James Outram, is one of three statues given a place in Whitehall Gardens that are along the Victoria Embankment in Central London. Outram's statue is the northernmost of the three.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/20/2012

last visited: 7/23/2016

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Statues of Historic FiguresGeorge III - Somerset House, Strand, London, UK

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This statue of George III is located inside the quadrangle of Somerset House. It is located on the north west side of the quadrangle and is the first thing the visitor sees when entering from Strand.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/26/2015

last visited: never

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Statues of Historic FiguresIsambard Kingdom Brunel - Victoria Embankment, London, UK

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This bronze statue of Isambard Kingdom Brunel sits atop a large, Portland stone plinth on the Victoria Embankment in London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/15/2012

last visited: never

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Statues of Historic FiguresNelson Mandela - Royal Festival Hall, South Bank, London, UK

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With the demise of Nelson Mandela on 5th December 2013 this bust can now, sadly, enter this category. It is located on the first floor level of the Royal Festival Hall at the top of the stairs leading up from Belvedere Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/27/2015

last visited: 2/8/2019

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Statues of Historic FiguresBartle Frere - Whitehall Gardens, London, UK

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This statue, of Bartle Frere, is one of three statues given a place in Whitehall Gardens that are along the Victoria Embankment in Central London. Frere's statue is the middle of the three.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/21/2012

last visited: 7/23/2016

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Statues of Historic FiguresSamuel Plimsoll - Embankment, London, UK

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A memorial to the man that brought safety to seafarers worldwide.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/11/2011

last visited: 7/23/2016

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Statues of Historic FiguresWilliam Tyndale - Whitehall Gardens, London, UK

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This statue, of William Tyndale, is one of three statues given a place in Whitehall Gardens that are along the Victoria Embankment in Central London. Tyndale's statue is the southernmost of the three.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/22/2012

last visited: 7/23/2016

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Statues of Historic FiguresAugustus Harris - Catherine Street, London, UK

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A memorial, in the form of a bust, to the actor Augustus Harris.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/4/2011

last visited: never

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Statues of Historic FiguresBartolomeu Dias - London, UK

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The statue of Bartolomeu Dias is in a niche on the west wall of South Africa House in Trafalgar Square in Central London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/9/2012

last visited: 7/17/2016

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Statues of Historic FiguresMajor-General Charles G. Gordon - London, England, UK

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Charles Gordon served the British Army from 1852 and was killed in action in 1885.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/5/2008

last visited: 7/23/2016

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Statues of Historic FiguresEdith Cavell - London

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A memorial to EDITH CAVELL at St Martins Place London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 7/21/2008

last visited: 1/29/2018

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Statues of Historic FiguresWilliam Edward Forster - Victoria Embankment Gardens, London, UK

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This statue to William Edward Forester is located in Victoria Embankment Gardens that is just to the east of the Temple tube station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/4/2012

last visited: 7/15/2015

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Statues of Historic FiguresSir Henry Havelock - Trafalgar Square, London, UK

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Major General Sir Henry Havelock served during the India campaign in 1857.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/14/2011

last visited: 6/10/2015

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Statues of Historic FiguresKing George IV - Trafalgar Square - London, UK.

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This larger than life bronze statue of King George IV is located in Trafalgar Square. London, UK

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/4/2012

last visited: 2/9/2019

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Statues of Historic FiguresGeorge Washington - Trafalgar Square, London, UK

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This historical figure is probably known worldwide but especially so in the United States. He is George Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/16/2011

last visited: 2/9/2019

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Statues of Historic FiguresLady Margaret Beaufort - National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

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This "electrotype" (see photos) sculpture of Lady Margaret Beaufort, who was the mother of King Henry VII of England, is located in the National Portrait Gallery in London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/12/2017

last visited: never

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Statues of Historic FiguresEdward (the Black Prince) - National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

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This "electrotype" sculpture (see photos for explanation) is located in the National Portrait Gallery in London. Edward was the eldest son of Edward III but never became king.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/12/2017

last visited: never

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Statues of Historic FiguresKing Edward III - National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

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This "electrotype" sculpture (see photos for explanation) of Edward III is located in the National Portrait Gallery in London. Born in 1312 he became king in 1327 and reigned for 50 years until 1377.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/13/2017

last visited: never

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