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© Mr J J Sheridan LRPS

IoE Number: 217285
Location: EDWARD VII MEMORIAL STATUE, HIGHGATE PARK B12
  BIRMINGHAM, BIRMINGHAM, WEST MIDLANDS
Photographer: Mr J J Sheridan LRPS
Date Photographed: 09 July 2001
Date listed: 08 July 1982
Date of last amendment: 08 July 1982
Grade II

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HIGHGATE PARK5104Balsall Heath B12Edward VIIMemorial Statue

HIGHGATE PARK 1. 5104 Balsall Heath B12 Edward VII Memorial Statue SP 0885 NW 53/13 II 2. 1913 Albert Toft sculptor. Stone standing figure of the King in Field Marshal's uniform and Garter Robes set on high sandstone plinth with bronze groups of Education and Progress (including youth and boy with model of Tower Bridge) on the left side and Peace on the right, a female seated figure with attributes, good flowing drapery and sensitive faces. To the front face is a far more Act Nouvean composition in bronze of a crowned drapery niche containing a small figure of St George and the Dragon. This statue formerly stood in Victoria Square in front of the Council House.

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