Armstrong statue outside the Great North Museum: Hancock

  • Description

    The statue, by Hamo Thornycroft, was completed in 1906. A panel behind the statue, to the left, shows guns from Armstrong's works being loaded onto a sail ship. A panel to the right shows the Newcastle Swing Bridge, which was designed and paid for by Armstrong. The memorial is Grade II listed.
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    Flickr (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Dedication (CC0)
  • Further information

    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 2 years, 2 months ago
    Viewed: 180 times
    Picture Taken: 2020-03-11T09:03:22
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