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Lovely Statue

A lovely statue, set in the Cathedral grounds. Well worth a visit if your in Lincoln. Highly... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2017
Kettering, United Kingdom
It is a statue

While walking around the cathedral we found Tenyson's statue. It is just a statue but the location... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2017
Ulverston, United Kingdom
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| Cathedral Green, Lincoln LN2 1PX, England
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Reviewed February 27, 2018

Standing just outside the magnificent Cathedral, the statue to Lord Tennyson is a fitting tribute. It was snowing quite heavily when I visited, but that just seemed to add to the atmosphere of the place. Now Dylan Thomas would hate a fellow Taffy giving Tennyson...More

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed January 15, 2018

If you're at the Cathedral, walk around and see the statue. Especially if you're a literature buff. Not much else to say about it. It's just a statue in the churchyard. provides a nice backdrop if you're wanting to lounge on the grass.

Thank MrBrazil85
Reviewed November 18, 2017

A lovely statue, set in the Cathedral grounds. Well worth a visit if your in Lincoln. Highly recommended.

Thank malc1005
Reviewed November 16, 2017

Breathtaking statue that symbolizes history. Very easy to find and a great photo opportunity for families.

Thank Sissy2807
Reviewed October 28, 2017

While walking around the cathedral we found Tenyson's statue. It is just a statue but the location on top of the hill adjacent to the cathedral is quite impressive.

1  Thank 938fjg
Reviewed October 12, 2017

We were in Lincoln meeting up with friends and went for a look round the Cathedral. On the way we noticed Tennyson's statue which is very impressive. I didn't realise Tennyson had been born near Lincoln but our friends knew and filled us in on...More

1  Thank Banny81
Reviewed September 15, 2017

We've been taking evening walks of the bailgate for years, always pass by Alfred, looking at his flowers. A few years ago a flower actually took root in his hand during the summer, I am sure it would have tickled him to know this.

Thank Zoltan G
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Nice area of the city with green lawns, benches and a huge statue of Tennyson just outside the cathedral. In some ways best seen at night and when we went it was quite misty so very atmospheric. Other than that ... its a statue !!

Thank MalcH
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Set in the grounds of the cathedral stands this very large bronze statue of Lord Tennyson. There is a seat to sit on and rest and admire the statue which gives a good viewpoint.

Thank jembey
Reviewed August 11, 2017

When you walk around Lincoln Cathedral you come to a grassy area with benches where you can sit and take a moment and there is this imposing statur of Tennyson. Glad we walked around and found it.

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January 30, 2018|
Response from MrBrazil85 | Reviewed this property |
The statue itself I would guess is about 7-8 feet tall and is sitting on a 6 foot concrete block