Tyne and Wear HER(10928): Brockley Whins Metro Station, 'The Face' - Details
Brockley Whins Metro Station, 'The Face'
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
1994/5 by David Gross. This timber (elm) carving, which incorporates a seat, is based on a Viking ship figurehead. A collaboration with the Activity Resource Team. Part of the Great North Forest's waymarking scheme. Supported by South Tyneside MBC, Groundwork South Tyneside, Custom House Trust and Countryside Commission.
Ian Ayris, Peter Jubb, Steve Palmer and Paul Usherwood, 1996, A Guide to the Public Monuments and Sculpture of Tyne and Wear, p 86