"Winston Churchill watching it all." Top 5 Page for this destination Spring Garden Road Tip by pieter_jan_v

Spring Garden Road, Halifax: 3 reviews and 5 photos

  Winston Churchill statue at Halifax
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At the Spring Garden Road Memorial Public Library a statue of Winston Churchill is in the front lawn.

Statue data:
- Sculpture: Oscar Nemon
- Weight: 1.5 tons
- Height: 10 feet
- Unveiled at: January 20, 1980

Sir Churchill visited Halifax during WW2 in 1943 and inspecting the city from the Citadel he said to Mayor Lloyd, "Now, sir, we know your city is something more than a shed on a wharf".

Address: Spring Garden Road
Directions: Intersection with Brunswick Street
Website: http://springgardenarea.com/

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Dec 10, 2006
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“You've been sitting much too long (from Stand! by Sly and the Family Stone)”

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