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A great man that believed in service to country

We were here on an overcast day and the statue was washed out and hard to see b/c of the lighting... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
dgbg100106
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Odenton, Maryland
Statue of John Gray

This statue of Sir John Gray is located in the middle of O'Connell street. It's near the Spire and... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
BelfastFoodTravelMan
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 Jun 2018
“A great man that believed in service to country”
13 Jul 2017
“Statue of John Gray”
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O'Connell Street, Dublin D1, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

We were here on an overcast day and the statue was washed out and hard to see b/c of the lighting. Hopefully, the sun will come out when you visit. It should sparkle with the Sicilian white marble. This statue is representing a man that...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This statue of Sir John Gray is located in the middle of O'Connell street. It's near the Spire and Bridge

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Reviewed 8 June 2016

Another important monument; - erected in appreciation of his many services to Ireland, and of the supply of fresh water which he secured for Dublin city and the suburbs. His legacy also included his contributions to the passage of the Irish Church and Land Bills,...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2015

Another fine monument on O'Connell Street. It is kind of quiet and understated compared to the other monuments nearby.

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Reviewed 25 April 2015

How refreshing it is to see a statue to a person who hasn't gained fame for being a martyr, a politician or a trade unionist! That this civic- minded all-rounder should be immortalised in stone (albeit a beautiful, sparkly Sicilian marble) for being responsible for...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2015

When walking up and down O'Connell street in the heart of Dublin there are many statues, which this is just another fine example, it is right in the middle of the tourist track and you cannot miss it. Enjoy.

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