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11118


Newcastle


Heaton, Heaton Park, 'Rabbie Burns'


Heaton


NZ26NE


Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces


Sculpture


Statue


Modern


C20


Destroyed Monument


Lost statue. It was a bronze figure with outstretched arms 1.8m high, on a stone circular pedestal 2m high and was donated by members of the Burns Club. It was erected in Walker Park in 1901, repaired and re-sited in Heaton Park in 1975 and removed in 1984 after vandals broke the statue into several pieces.


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654


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Paul Usherwood, Jeremy Beach and Catherine Morris, 2000, Public Sculpture of North East England, p 220; The Journal 18, 22 and 26 March 1994

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