Bury St Edmunds: Edward I


In a niche along the facade of the former Boots shop on Cornhill stands the sculpted figure of King Edward I. The figure is the design of the 19th/20th century English Architect, Michael Vyne Treleavan. Treleavan designed many shops for Sir Jesse Boot (Boots the Chemist) and was the architect in charge of Boots Building and Shop fitting Department from 1900. The architectural sculpture dates to 1910.