Bury St Edmunds: St Edmund Statue

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Set beside the Cathedral in the grounds of the Abbey stands the statue of St Edmund.
The life size bronze sculpture marked the establishment of Suffolk County Council and
as such, the end of the ancient liberty of St Edmund.

 

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Commissioned in 1974, the statue was completed in 1976 and is the work of the English
sculptor and printmaker, Dame Elisabeth Frink.

 

 

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