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La Famille BonaparteStatue Of The Duke Of Wellington – Manchester, UK

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The Duke Of Wellington had a long and distinguished career in the British Army. He was Commander of the British-German and their Dutch- Belgian allies during the Battle of Waterloo at which Napoleon Bonaparte was defeated.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/2/2012

last visited: never

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SWSW47.6 km

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Abraham LincolnAbraham Lincoln Statue in Lincoln Square – Manchester, UK

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This statue in Lincoln Square in Manchester is a replica of a statue of Lincoln in Lytle Park in Cincinnati, Ohio and was donated as a gift. The link with Manchester is that unemployed mill workers supported Lincoln during the American Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/25/2012

last visited: 6/10/2014

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SWSW47.8 km

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William ShakespeareShakespeare Statue On Theatre Royal - Manchester, UK

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This statue is in a niche on the wall of the Theatre Royal that was built in 1845 and shows Shakespeare leaning against a pedestal. The statue is made of Italian white marble.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/14/2012

last visited: never

Image for The George Washington - Warton, Lancashire UKview gallery

NWNW76.6 km

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George Washington The George Washington - Warton, Lancashire UK

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During their early history the family of George Washington owned many places in the north of England, however, their roots lie in the original Washington in the NE and in Warton in Lancashire. The local pub has been renamed in GW's honour.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member martlakes

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 4/15/2008

last visited: 4/19/2008

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NWNW88.4 km

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William ShakespeareShakespeare's Oak - Kendal Green, Cumbria UK

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Three hundred years after his birth, "Shakespeare mania" was sweeping through Kendal. Over 5000 people assembled here to plant this oak tree celebrating his birth.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member martlakes

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 4/6/2008

last visited: never

Image for Statue of William Shakespeare, Wesley House, Duftonview gallery

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William ShakespeareStatue of William Shakespeare, Wesley House, Dufton

in William Shakespeare

The local stone mason carved this likeness. When the feet went missing and the statue was to be thrown away, the then owners of Wesley House built a niche on the wall to house the statue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/17/2010

last visited: never

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William ShakespeareShakespeare Statue & Institute - Birmingham University, UK

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This life sized statue of William Shakespeare is over the entrance of the Great Hall, the centrepiece building of the University of Birmingham. The University also has a Shakespeare Institute.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Superted

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 11/4/2008

last visited: 4/2/2015

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