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Description: Statue of Samson with Two Philistines on East Side of North Lawn at the Bury at Grid Reference Tl 18
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162981
OS Grid Reference: TL1880021750
OS Grid Coordinates: 518800, 221750
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8817, -0.2754
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TL 1821 ST PAUL'S WALDEN ST PAUL'S WALDEN BURY
12/188 Statue of Samson with two Philistines on
East side of North lawn at The Bury at 2
Grid Ref TL 1880 2175 (formerly listed s
as The Gardens at St St Paul's Walden Bury)
Statue. Late C17 or early C18, an English group attributed to John Nost
(d.1729) after original c.1530 by Michaelangelo. Limestone on Totternhoe
stone plinth. Life size entwined figures with Samson standing with club
raised. Square stone panelled plinth with moulded base and erroded top.
One of pair of statues, part of the original conception of the garden
layout in 1720s.
Listing NGR: TL1880021750
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Source: English Heritage
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