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EDWARD I STATUE, Burgh by Sands

EDWARD I STATUE, Burgh by Sands
EDWARD I STATUE, Burgh by Sands

Dramatic statue of Edward I, unveiled in 2007 to mark the 700th anniversary of the King's death on nearby Solway Plain.  There is a monument on the alleged site of his death, about 1.25 miles north of the village.

Location/Address: Adjacent to the Greyhound Inn
Burgh by Sands
County: Cumbria
Post Code: CA5 6AN
Main Historic Period: Modern
Link to featured article: Memorial to Edward I
Tip/Nearby: Hadrian's Wall ran through the village. Visit St Michael's church.
Primary Management: Local Authority
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