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This category is for sightings (real or immortalized in statuary, art, or enactment) of figures, beings or creatures of mythic or epic status.
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Image for Wyvern on Midland Hotel Boundary Wall – Bradford, UKview gallery

EE0.5 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesWyvern on Midland Hotel Boundary Wall – Bradford, UK

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A Wyvern is a legendary winged reptilian creature with a dragon’s head, 2 legs and a barbed tail. In this case it is being used as a symbol to represent the Midland Railway Company.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/11/2013

last visited: never

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NWNW1.9 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesDiana the Huntress – Bradford, UK

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This statue is of the Roman Goddess, Diana The Huntress and is in front of Cartwright Hall, in Lister Park in Bradford.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/7/2011

last visited: 3/27/2013

Image for Justitia on Sir Titus Salt Memorial – Bradford, UKview gallery

NWNW2.3 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesJustitia on Sir Titus Salt Memorial – Bradford, UK

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This allegorical figure of Justice stands on a canopy above the statue of Sir Titus Salt in Lister Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/11/2012

last visited: 3/27/2013

Image for Victoria – Greengates, UKview gallery

NENE5 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesVictoria – Greengates, UK

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Victoria was the Roman Goddess of Victory, especially over death.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/12/2011

last visited: never

Image for Victoria on WWI War Memorial – Keighley, UKview gallery

NWNW12.7 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesVictoria on WWI War Memorial – Keighley, UK

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Victoria was the Roman Goddess of Victory, especially over death.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/30/2012

last visited: 12/12/2012

Image for The Dragon Being Slain by Saint George – Leeds, UKview gallery

EE13.8 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesThe Dragon Being Slain by Saint George – Leeds, UK

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This statue on the Leeds municipal war memorial showing Saint George slaying the dragon was used to represent War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/27/2011

last visited: 1/26/2013

Image for Chronos on Dyson Building Clock – Leeds UKview gallery

EE14.2 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesChronos on Dyson Building Clock – Leeds UK

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Chronos was a Greek God who personified time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/25/2011

last visited: never

Image for Millennium Beacon Griffin – Wentworth, UKview gallery

SESE41.8 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesMillennium Beacon Griffin – Wentworth, UK

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The Griffin forms part of the Fitzwilliam-Wentworth family crest.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/4/2011

last visited: never

Image for Fama on Kay Memorial – Bury, UKview gallery

SWSW42.2 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesFama on Kay Memorial – Bury, UK

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The Kay memorial was erected by a descendent of John Kay to spread the fame of his achievements so who better than the Goddess Fame to do it for him.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/29/2011

last visited: never

Image for Mars on Statue of The Duke of Wellington – Manchester, UKview gallery

SWSW47.2 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesMars on Statue of The Duke of Wellington – Manchester, UK

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The Roman God Mars is the god of war, and one of four allegorical figures at the corners of the base of the main statue of the Duke of Wellington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/27/2012

last visited: never

Image for Victoria on Statue of The Duke of Wellington – Manchester, UKview gallery

SWSW47.2 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesVictoria on Statue of The Duke of Wellington – Manchester, UK

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Victoria was the Roman Goddess of Victory, especially over death. She is one of four allegorical figures at each corner of the base of the main statue of the Duke of Wellington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/27/2012

last visited: never

Image for Minerva on Statue of The Duke of Wellington – Manchester, UKview gallery

SWSW47.2 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesMinerva on Statue of The Duke of Wellington – Manchester, UK

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This figure of Minerva the Roman Goddess of Wisdom and war, is one of four allegorical figures on a statue dedicated to the Duke of Wellington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/27/2012

last visited: 5/13/2012

Image for Pax on Statue of The Duke of Wellington – Manchester, UKview gallery

SWSW47.2 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPax on Statue of The Duke of Wellington – Manchester, UK

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Pax was the Roman Goddess of Peace. She is one of four allegorical figures at each corner of the base of the main statue of the Duke of Wellington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/27/2012

last visited: never

Image for Wyvern on Midland Hotel – Manchester, UKview gallery

SWSW47.8 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesWyvern on Midland Hotel – Manchester, UK

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A Wyvern is a legendary winged reptilian creature with a dragon’s head, 2 legs and a barbed tail. In this case it is being used as a symbol to represent the Midland Railway Company.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 4/23/2012

last visited: 3/12/2015

Image for Wyvern Crest on Midland Hotel – Manchester, UKview gallery

SWSW47.8 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesWyvern Crest on Midland Hotel – Manchester, UK

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A Wyvern is a legendary winged reptilian creature with a dragon’s head, 2 legs and a barbed tail. In this case it is the crest on the coat of arms of the Midland Railway Company.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/26/2012

last visited: never

Image for Dike - York Crown Court, York, UKview gallery

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Epic Beings and CreaturesDike - York Crown Court, York, UK

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Dike, pronounced 'deekay', represents justice and is sometimes referred to as 'Lady Justice'. This statue of Dike is located on top of the Crown Court in York.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/26/2014

last visited: never

Image for Unicorn - York Crown Court, York, UKview gallery

EE48 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesUnicorn - York Crown Court, York, UK

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This statue of a unicorn is located on top of the Crown Court in York. The Crown Court is on the west side of the Eye of York.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/26/2014

last visited: never

Image for Minerva - Epic Being - York, Great Britain.view gallery

NENE48 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesMinerva - Epic Being - York, Great Britain.

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Minerva the Roman Goddess of Wisdom and Drama. Her sculpture relaxes on a stack of books. Attended by her wise owl, at the corner of High Petergate and Minster Gates, York, Great Britain.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita

location: North East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/26/2014

last visited: 1/18/2014

Image for Neptune -- Holker Hall, Cumbriaview gallery

NWNW91.2 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesNeptune -- Holker Hall, Cumbria

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Neptune's statue sits on a horse at the top of a staircase in the formal gardens of Holker Hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/23/2010

last visited: never

Image for Hercules, Chirk Castle Gardens, Chirk, Wrexham, Wales, UKview gallery

SWSW130 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesHercules, Chirk Castle Gardens, Chirk, Wrexham, Wales, UK

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A relocated statue of Hercules that was moved from a spot of the edge of the nearby forest because it became overgrown. Hercules is the Roman/Greek demigod Heracles, son of Jupiter (the Roman equivalent of Zeus)

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Ddraig Ddu

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/16/2011

last visited: never

Image for The Dragon Being Slain by Saint George – Newcastle Upon Tyne, UKview gallery

NN131.3 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesThe Dragon Being Slain by Saint George – Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK

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This statue on the Newcastle Upon Tyne municipal war memorial showing Saint George slaying the dragon was used to represent victory in the Great War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/29/2013

last visited: 9/27/2013

Image for Dragon gates, Powis Castle, Welshpool, Englandview gallery

SWSW157.9 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesDragon gates, Powis Castle, Welshpool, England

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Dragons guarding gateway to Powis Castle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The_Senior_Crabbes

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 8/24/2012

last visited: never

Image for Hercules, Powis Castle, Welshpool, Walesview gallery

SWSW157.9 km

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Epic Beings and CreaturesHercules, Powis Castle, Welshpool, Wales

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The Second Labour of Hercules - slaying the Hydra

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The_Senior_Crabbes

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/24/2012

last visited: 7/28/2013

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