Stourbridge Lion Automaton, Stourbridge, West Midlands, England
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N 52° 27.442 W 002° 08.877
30U E 557895 N 5812251
Quick Description: Stourbridge Lion Automaton, located within the Crown Shopping Centre, Stourbridge
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/2/2017 10:45:45 AM
Waymark Code: WMWGDD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
From the plaque:-
This Automaton was opened by Councillor Pat Martin on 18th June 2005 to show our gratitiude to all those who helped make local glass and metalworking skills famous worldwide.
Funded by Dudley MBC
The "Stourbridge Lion" was built locally and was the first locomotive to run on track in America.
On the hour the glassworkers parade.

Designed by S. Field
Fabricated by Smith of DerbyStourbridge Lion
Title of Piece: Stourbridge Lion

Artist: S. Field

Material/Media: metal

Date of Creation or Placement: 18th June 2005

Location (specific park, transit center, library, etc.): Inside the Crown Shopping Centre, Stourbridge.

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