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Detail from: Memorial to 158 Squadron by Peter W. Naylor, 2009

Modern Sculpture

Summary

Type Sculpture

     Two large forms - a ball covered (in relief) with hand prints, gear wheels, head gaskets etc., and two ridged cones joined together at their widest part. Set on a brick plinth with running water over a small cascade.
         

Inscriptions

NEVILLE GABIE/THIS SCULPTURE WAS COMMISSIONED/BY THE TOWN WITH HELPFROM SOUTH WEST/ARTS. THESE FORMS WERE CAST AND/DONATED BY/CERDIC FOUNDRIES/1991/

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Gabie, Neville Sculptor

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Ball Bronze None
Whirl Bronze None

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
SO15 LM
General condition Good
Surface condition
  • No damage
Structural condition
  • None
Vandalism
  • None
Road Fore Street
Precise location Corner Fore Street and Hollyrood Street
A-Z ref None
OS ref ST323087
Date of design 1991
Year of unveiling c1991
Unveiling details c1991
Commissioned by Chard Town Council
Duty of care Chard Town Council
Listing status Don't know
At risk? Not at risk

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