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Thomas Hardy Statue

49, High West Street, DT1 1BA, England
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3 weeks ago
“Interesting after having read some of his books”
Apr 25, 2016
“Thomas Hardy Statue”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
49, High West Street, DT1 1BA, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

He sits in front of a road that cicles the old city wall, just at the end of one of the central town roads. After having read som eof his books, we enjoyed seeing some of the sites he describes in the "Mayor of Casterbridge".

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Reviewed 25 April 2016

A magnificent statue Dorset's favorite son. Sited on the side of The Top o' Town roundabout. It must have been cleaned when I saw it as it looked very good. Set on a Plinth about six foot high, the statue is a good likeness, and...More

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