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

Automaton Clock With Swan

Summary

Type Street Furniture , Sculpture

     The clock is placed at the top of the automata, below the clock a series of moving shelves create a helter-skelter for a rolling wheel to move up and down, below this a three dimensional depiction of a swan. On each hour bubbles are sprayed out of a hole on the swans breast.
         

Inscriptions

On upper gantrey: EVESHAM/ EVESHAM On lower gantrey: 2000/ 2000

Contributor details

Contributor Role
unknown, None Artist
Rawstorne Associates, None Foundry

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Main body Cast iron, painted blue 300cm high x 150cm wide approx
Swan Sheet metal, painted white 70cm high approx

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
WOwyEVxx009 BM
General condition Good
Surface condition
  • No damage
Structural condition
  • None
Vandalism
  • None
Road Market Place
Precise location Inside Riverside Shopping Centre
A-Z ref None
OS ref SP038437
Date of design None
Year of unveiling 1999
Unveiling details 1999
Commissioned by None
Duty of care None
Listing status Not listed
At risk? No known risk

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