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Burns Memorial by unknown


Burns Memorial by unknown
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Artwork DescriptionIn 1897, Scotsmen of Victoria began fundraising $2,000 for a memorial statue and fountain for Beacon Hill Park in honour of poet Robbie Burns, the national poet of Scotland.

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Artwork TypeMonument
MediumBronze and stone
Unveiled dateNovember 10, 1900
Reference #3803
SiteNear putting green in Beacon Hill Park, across from main parking lot.
Art CategoryCivic Public Art
Selection ProcessCivic: Donation
Municipality/NeighbourhoodVictoria: James Bay

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