This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TL 0907 3552 SILSOE WREST PARK 13/161 Statue group of the Rape of the Sabines, approx.
50 metres SW of Wrest Park House
Statue group, SW one of a group of 4 to the centre of the S parterre.
Possibly c.1730. Lead statue group, ashlar plinth, the whole approximately 3 metres high. Shows striding soldier carrying struggling female figure, with a crouching male figure to one side. Rectangular plinth, which splays out at base, is apparently C19.
Listing NGR: TL0908135521
© Mr Derek E. Wharton. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Wharton, Derek E.
Rights Holder: Wharton, Derek E.
Ashlar, Lead, Stuart Statue, Georgian Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Sculpture, Garden Ornament, Street Furniture
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