Sunday, 10 April 2011
Strike A Pose
Utoxeter has some new statues, on two of the three main entries into town. They are both by the same sculptor, and quite impressive.
The bull is representative of Uttoxeter's past as a cattle market, but as for the Centaur, I have no idea. Perhaps it is meant to represent Uttoxeter's Racecourse and/or Uttoxnian's affinity to horses!
Nice though - I like them (although I think the bull's legs are a little too tall!)