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James Carmichael Monument

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Another Statue to look at

Another luvly statue to look at, and read about engineer Carmichael, situated outside McManus... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
Dundee, United Kingdom
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This statue to James Carmichael the well remembered Dundee engineer is located outside the McManus... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
Dundee, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Another of the 3 main old statues ringing the McManus museum which was a tribute to Victoria and Albert. Silhouettes well against sky and building.

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

This is a set of statues at the McManus museum. Once you have snapped a photo of this famous engineer I suggest a visit to the museum which has a cafe

Thank Bohojen
Reviewed 23 May 2018

This monument was erected to James Carmichael who was a Millwright and Engineer in the early 1800s and he was trained in Glasgow before moving to Dundee around 1805. In 1821 he designed and built a steam engine for the ferry between Dundee and Woodhaven...More

Thank george650000
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Another luvly statue to look at, and read about engineer Carmichael, situated outside McManus Gallery, along side Queen Victoria and Rabbie Burns statues

Thank dundeetravellermrshc
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Most people walk by not knowing the importance of this man. A part of Dundee history and history buffs could tell you a lot about him. Lovely statue dedicated to him.

Thank Chiz1098r
Reviewed 10 January 2018

This statue to James Carmichael the well remembered Dundee engineer is located outside the McManus Galleries.

Thank menubuster
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Located on the grounds of the McManus, the James Carmichael monument is definitely worth visiting if you are in the area. As the builder of the first locomotive in Dundee, Carmichael is fundamentally an important man within the history of the city and would be...More

Thank Jfizzable
Reviewed 29 May 2017

It commands the square, a big monument, makes the square look important, but not especially memorable or photogenic.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Dundee has many great statues to check out on your wanders, really impressive to admire if you have a chance.

Thank Pajarillo33
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We had a morning drive to Dundee today, parked up, and had a walk around the City Centre. We came across this monument while walking along Albert Square, Meadowside. The bronze figure is of James Carmichael, seated. He was an engineer. Closer inspection of the...More

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