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Adam Duncan Statue

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Centrally located and an imposing utatue

The statue is very centrally located in front of St Paul's Cathedral and is on the way into the... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Montrose, United Kingdom

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

Reviewed 26 February 2018
Dundee, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

The statue is very centrally located in front of St Paul's Cathedral and is on the way into the city centre. Although I have passed it previously I found out that it is of Admiral Adam Duncan who played a key role in a sea...More

Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 23 July 2018

At the side of St. Paul’s church. There is a seat behind this statue if you need a rest. Also a bin so good area to have something to eat. Just along from the kfc.

Thank Bohojen
Reviewed 22 May 2018

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
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

1  Thank iainmcleod
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..

Thank sydnismith131
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
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
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 LynnB2524
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
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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