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Adam Duncan Statue

High St | corner Commercial St, Dundee, Scotland
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Great to remember our seafaring hero's. This statue is by the entrance to Dundee Cathedral... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pam D
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
A nod to a little known but very important historical figure

The statue of Admiral Adam Duncan sits just outside St Paul's Cathedral on the way into the city... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
iainmcleod
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High St | corner Commercial St, Dundee, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great to remember our seafaring hero's. This statue is by the entrance to Dundee Cathedral. Another of the many statues around the city.

Thank Pam D
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The statue of Admiral Adam Duncan sits just outside St Paul's Cathedral on the way into the city centre. It's easy to pass by but when you actually realise how prominent a local and international figure he was in defeating the dutch in a sea...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

It's nice to see that my family's history is a big attraction for tourists! Always good to keep history going..

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

This statue to Admiral Duncan is in memory of his role in many sea battles, his former residence Camperdown Park is open to the public.

Thank menubuster
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

, I am so dissapointed that people dont seem to know how important he was to the safety of our country. He is portrayed on the statue as a small man yet in the musium and in all documents he was actually 6Feet 4 inches...More

1  Thank teessider39
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Made by a woman sculptor of note - name to follow! - this is a charming reminder of a Dundee feller with an illustrious career path. The sculpture is endearing as he is quite short of stature and is shown resolute and bold.

Thank Lynn B
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Came across this statue on the way toticky tock and part of several bronzes around the city didn't know anything about the admiral but the plaque gives his history

Thank phillip r
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Honoured through this statue within his home town, Admiral The Viscount Duncan was famed for his defeat of the Dutch fleet off Camperdown - a victory many consider one of the most significant actions in naval history! Although off the main shopping high street, if...More

1  Thank Jfizzable
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

Kind of modern recognizing a guy from the 19th Century, so that's interesting. Looks OK, but it is not special or important.

Thank Thomas V
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

A great statue to add to your list of things to see if you have a day out in dundee. in the city centre, and easily accessible.

Thank Pajarillo33
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