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Statue of George V

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Abingdon St, London, England
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A detailed statue and lovely background

This statue is located directly opposite The Palace of Westminster. It is beautifully carved in... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2018
sheepygold
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london
Statue on a huge base

A fairly basic statue placed on a very high base that makes it a little harder to see than if the... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
KevinRayment
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Welwyn, United Kingdom
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14 Feb 2018
“A detailed statue and lovely background”
22 Nov 2017
“Statue on a huge base”
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Abingdon St, London, England
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

This statue is located directly opposite The Palace of Westminster. It is beautifully carved in stone and has a fabulous backdrop of Westminster Abbey.

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Reviewed 22 November 2017

A fairly basic statue placed on a very high base that makes it a little harder to see than if the base was less dominant.

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

While on a recent visit to London on Armistice Day we were walking around Parliament Square along Abingdon Street when we happened upon this very impressive statue of Queen Elizabeth 2 grandfather. It stands on a large base & tall pillar made from portland stone....More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

While in London again, we had taken a stroll past the Houses of Parliament and were heading along Abington Street towards the Victoria Tower Gardens. On the way, we came across this majestic, large stone statue of King George V who was Queen Elizabeth II's...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The Statue of George V was unveiled in 1947 in Oldham Place Yard next to Parliament Square in Westminster. It is made from portland stone and is 3 metres or 1o feet high. Sculptured by William Dick this statue is grade II listed. Best underground...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Sort of unimpressive. I thought it would say something on the stone base, but no such luck. Before you exit the garden, there he stands for all to see.

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

The statue of George V stands in Old Palace Yard, Westminster, opposite the House of Lords. Made of Portland stone. it stands 10 feet high.

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If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
...More
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