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William Wallace

 
 
William Wallace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, May 4, 2008
1. William Wallace Marker
Inscription.

"Guardian of Scotland"
Scottish Wars of Independence
Presented to the people of Baltimore by
William Wallace Spence
November 30, 1893
Re-dedicated on August 22, 1993
by the
St. Andrew's Society of Baltimore

"It is in truth not for glory, nor riches, nor honours that we are fighting, but for freedom - for that alone, which no honest man gives up but with life itself."

The Declaration of Arbroath, 1320
 
Location. 39° 19.044′ N, 76° 38.481′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on Swann Drive, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in Druid Hill Park. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21217, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eli Siegel (within shouting distance of this marker); Druid Hill (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); These Citizens by Subscribing for the Park Stock in 1860 (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Memorial Rose Garden (approx. 0.2 miles away); Breaking the Back of Segregation (approx. 0.3 miles away); A Sense of Sanctuary (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wagner (approx. 0.4 miles away); In Memory of Harvey J. Burns, Jr. (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Baltimore.
 
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William Wallace statue image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, May 4, 2008
2. William Wallace statue
Marker is on the back of the statue.
 
 
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