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Scottish immigrants

Monument at the waterfront dedicated to the Scottish immigrants who made the journey to settle in... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2019
Lancaster, United Kingdom

This is a nice, simple and historic statue dedicated to the Scottish immigrants who settled in... read more

Reviewed November 25, 2018
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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May 16, 2019
“Scottish immigrants”
Nov 25, 2018
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Reviewed May 16, 2019

Monument at the waterfront dedicated to the Scottish immigrants who made the journey to settle in America. Not as large as the Irish monument just a few yards away but nonetheless still impressive.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Steve-and-Andie
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice, simple and historic statue dedicated to the Scottish immigrants who settled in america. This was a must see for me as my ancestors came here in the early 1700’s.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 166darleneh
Reviewed September 9, 2018

This Scottish Memorial sits in a park by the Delaware River and is nicely laid out in a small park away from all the hustle and bustle of the downtown area. We walked here from our downtown hotel with no problem early morning. There was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank L H
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

A nice monument to the first Scottish settlers and the St Andrew’s Society. A nice place to stop by and reminisce while near the river front.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Vcals830
Reviewed January 15, 2017

This is a simple and lovely sculpture that fittingly captures the Scottish settlers who helped found the nation. There is no attempt to blame others for any perceived plight but rather the sculpture seeks to celebrate a race of people who left there towns and...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed March 5, 2016

The Scottish Memorial is a small but very nice and quiet monument to Scottish Immigrants to come to the United States. It is directly adjacent to the Irish Memorial, which is very similar to this. Being of Scots-Irish descent, I approve. Also, out of pure...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank MrSaturn64
Reviewed October 3, 2015

A thought provoking memorial of a statuesque group of new settlers arriving from their Scottish homeland to create a new homeland on the North American continent. Excellently sculpted to convey their hopes, fears and aspirations.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Martin T
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