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VERY POIGNANT

As we explored the island by bus we kept passing this very poignant statue. The island, we now... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
johnnymac2017
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Kilmacolm, United Kingdom
Quite a sad statue!

I guess it is nice that the workers have been honoured but this looks a very sad statue. Our guide... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
magwii
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Sandwich, United Kingdom
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“VERY POIGNANT”
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“Quite a sad statue!”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we explored the island by bus we kept passing this very poignant statue. The island, we now know, has had many tunnels built through the hills, and this was erected as a monument to those who perished in their construction.

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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Built in recognition of workers who lost their lives building tunnels. It’s opposite the Pestana Royal Hotel. Worth a visit

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

I guess it is nice that the workers have been honoured but this looks a very sad statue. Our guide told us that it was made in memory of the workers who lost their lives whilst building tunnels across the island. There are so many...More

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