Burgh by Sands in Cumberland, England, United Kingdom
King Edward I Statue
This plaque was unveiled by HRH The Duke of Kent, KG, GCMG, GCVO
on 3 July to mark the installation of this statue, during 07, 07, 07 commemoration of the 700th Anniversary of King Edward's death on Burgh Marsh.
Statue created, and gifted by Story Construction Ltd.
Sculptor Christopher Kelly
Erected 2007 by The Burgh by Sands Sports and Recreation Association.
Location. 54° 55.302′ N, 3° 3.382′ W. Marker is in Burgh by Sands, England, in Cumberland. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Burgh by Sands, England CA5 6AY, United Kingdom.
Also see . . . The Death of Edward I. Education Scotland provides a short synopsis of the death of Edward I: ...Edward I was one of Englandís most formidable kings. At the age of 68, on his way north to once again deal with the troublesome Scots, Edward fell ill. He died at Burgh upon Sands in Cumberland on 7 July 1307. (Submitted on July 17, 2015.)
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