König Ernst-August Statue, Hannover
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Freiwillige
N 52° 22.573 E 009° 44.443
32U E 550422 N 5803141
Quick Description: Statue of King Ernst-August of Hannover, in front of Central Station (Hauptbahnhof).
Location: Niedersachsen, Germany
Date Posted: 8/5/2006 11:59:37 AM
Waymark Code: WMK6P
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 138

Long Description:
It shows King Ernst August in military uniform. It is made of bronze and stands on a granite pedestal, on which it´s written "Dem Landesvater sein treues Volk" (king´s right side) and "Ernst August Koenig von Hannover" (king´s left side). The king was born on 5. Juni 1771 and died on 18. November 1851.
Identity of Rider: King Ernst August of Hannover

Identity of Horse: Ibrahim

Name of artist: Albert Wolff

Date of Dedication: 21. September 1861

Material: Bronze

Unusual Features: none

Position: One Hoof Raised

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