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Friern Barnet Photo Archive

Friary Park
The Friern Barnet Photo Archive
Friary Park

Photographed in 1967 by Andrew Forsyth, before the statue was surrounded by railings
Picture added on 03 May 2012 at 15:12
Comments:
In the 1970s I enjoyed sailing my scratch-built radio-controlled model boats in the nearby pond, when it had water, which was about half the time. This helped to foster my early interest in engineering. I see that the statue is now fenced in, to help preserve it, but I wonder if children who could climb the statue's base will feel it was more part of their history, than those who only saw it from behind a fence.
Added by Dr. Gavin Miller on 27 January 2014
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