Beatle Street Statue - Liverpool UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben
N 53° 24.379 W 002° 59.251
30U E 500829 N 5917471
Quick Description: The Beatle Street statue, Four Lads Who Shook The World, by local sculptor Arthur Dooley was erected in 1974 on Mathew street, Liverpool.
Location: North West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 8/1/2011 7:21:41 PM
Waymark Code: WMC6WM
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Web-ling
Views: 11

Long Description:
It shows the Mother figure of Liverpool Cradling The Beatles. The Beatles are shown as cherubs made from golden painted plastic children's dolls.

The small figure on the right carries a guitar and is surrounded by a halo with the words, "Lennon Lives". It was erected after John's assasination in 1980.

Beneath the small figure on the bottom right is a plaque with lyrics from John Lennon's 1971 track Imagine.

The statue was renovated by Cavern City Tours in 1995.

For more information: (visit link)
Location:
On Mathew Street close to South John Street and on the opposite side of the road from The Cavern Club, eastbound.


Type of location: Beatles exhibit/memorabilia

Connection to The Beatles:
The Beatles performed nearly 300 times at The Cavern Club on Mathew street from 1961 to 1963. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Cavern_Club


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