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Sidney Herbert - statue

Crimean War Memorial Sidney Herbert - statue

Erection date: 1866

Inscription

{On front of plinth:}
Sidney Herbert
{On left side of plinth:}
Born 16 Sep 1810
{On right side of plinth:}
Died 2 Aug. 1861
{On back of plinth:}
Erected by public subscription, A.D. 1867.
{On the base of the statue:}
J.H. Foley R.A. Sc., 1866

This statue was made in 1866 and erected in front of the War Office, then at Cumberland House, Pall Mall (now replaced with 89, the RAC building). It was moved here in 1914.

Site: Crimean War Memorial (3 memorials)

SW1, Waterloo Place

In 1859 only the Guards Memorial was erected, closer to Pall Mall. In 1914 this was moved back to make room for the two statues in front.

This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
Sidney Herbert - statue

Subjects commemorated Information

Sidney Herbert

Son of the 11th Earl of Pembroke, grandson of Count Simon Woronzow.  Sidney's...

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This section lists the subjects who helped to create/erect the memorial on this page:
Sidney Herbert - statue

Created by Information

John H. Foley

Born Dublin. Works include: Albert and the group Asia, both at the Albert Mem...

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Henry Prince

The NPG has some information about this engineer/founder: Born c. 1817. Died ...

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This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
Sidney Herbert - statue

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