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Address: St. Nicholas Street, Ipswich, England
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Description: This is a statue dedicated to a Russian Prince who played Rugby Union for...
This is a statue dedicated to a Russian Prince who played Rugby Union for England after escaping the russian revolution, he then joined the RAF in world war 2 but died in an aeroplane crash near ipswich and is now buried in Ipswich cemetary
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a statue to a person i had not heard of interesting piece of art in a historic part of town - on the edge of a car park and easy reach of the shopping center and some fine... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

a statue to a person i had not heard of interesting piece of art in a historic part of town - on the edge of a car park and easy reach of the shopping center and some fine restaruants

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

An unusual but interesting statue in Ipswich. Not in the very centre of town but is within easy walking distances, situated near one of the towns car park.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

I like this statue very much and visit it whenever I am in Ipswich. It is a fine memorial to an exceptionally talented man who sadly lost his life in World War II.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

In my opinion, it was a long time in the making to honour this gentleman, this is a fine statue to highlight his contribution and is quite a lovely location near the centre of town and not far from the Willis Building.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This is what first drew me to the statue which is not far from cardinal wolseys statue but after reading about this man a truly great rugby player sadly he died as a pilot in the RAF,but his memory lives on in this statue and reminds people that a lot of great men and women lost there lives so we... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

this is one of my favourite statues in Ipswich, it is in a good location on st Nicholas street and is quite inspiring. you can read a brief history of what this man did once he arrived in our country and fought for us in the war as a pilot. great dedication.

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