The Amphitheatre, West Park, Darlington, England.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cmiller38
N 54° 32.653 W 001° 35.198
30U E 591429 N 6044993
Quick Description: This installation called the amphitheatre, is created out of Cor-Ten steel. It bears the words of poet W.N. Herbert in silhouette.
Location: North East England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 11/27/2020 1:03:26 AM
Waymark Code: WM13F13
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
This installation called the amphitheatre, is created out of Cor-Ten steel. It bears the words of poet W.N. Herbert in silhouette.

The Cor-Ten steel when weathered is a reddish brown. The phrases are about the town of Darlington, its Quaker past and its position as the birthplace of the railway. The phrases read as follows :

“This is Locomotion town, where the railways first ran"

"This is Quakertown, where sharing took root"

"This is Darlingtown, that wears its heart within its name”
Title of Piece: The Amphitheatre

Artist: Brian Russell & W.N. Herbert

Material/Media: Cor-Ten Steel

Location (specific park, transit center, library, etc.): West Park Nature Reserve

Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

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