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Harold Larwood

(Photo by New Crimson Rambler ©)

Subject(s): Harold Larwood
Sport: Cricket

Location: Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, UK (From 2002-2015 sited by bus station and stood alone. Relocated in 2015, with Bradman and Voce statues added to create a statue group: each statue is listed as a separate entity in the database due to the different unveiling dates and sculptors)
Unveiled: 3/6/2002
Sculptor: Neale Andrew
Material: Bronze
Status: In Situ

Inscription(s):
Plaque: "Down the mine I dreamed of cricket. I bowled imaginary balls in the dark. I sent the stumps spinning and heard them rattling in the tunnels. No mishap was going to stop me bowling in the real game, especially this one." - Harold Larwood.

Links: Sculptor Project


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