"Captain Robert Falcon Scott Statue" City Center Tip by dmirebella

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  Sir Robert Scott statue
by dmirebella

Put up by his wife, the marble statue of Robert Falcon Scott commemorates the death of Sir Scott and his party returning from the South Pole in 1912.

The inscription to the memorial reads:

"I do not regret this journey which shows that Englishmen can endure hardships, help one another and meet death with as great fortitude as ever in the past."

Address: Scott Reserve on Riverbank Reserve
Directions: cnr Worcester Street and Oxford Terrace

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 25, 2004
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