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George Square, Robert Burns Statue

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8611 / 55°51'39"N

Longitude: -4.2505 / 4°15'1"W

OS Eastings: 259243

OS Northings: 665388

OS Grid: NS592653

Mapcode National: GBR 0ML.FQ

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.PY46

Entry Name: George Square, Robert Burns Statue

Listing Date: 15 December 1970

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 375561

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32703

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

George Edwin Ewing, 1876-7. Bronze statue of Robert Burns
(1759-1796), on granite base and pedestal; cast reliefs by
J A Ewing, 1885-7, on the pedestal, depicting "The Cottars'
Night Out", "Twa Dogs", "The Vision" and "Tam O'Shanter".
Statue cast by Cox and Son of Thames Ditton.

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