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Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice
Smuggler's Apprentice

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The steel structure is of a life-size smuggler and his apprentice in appreciation of Mrs Robinsons’ childhood trips to the Smuggler’s Cove in Flamborough.

Date

2012

Medium

steel

Measurements

H 185 x W 135 x D 135 cm

Accession number

YO11_FJ_S018

Acquisition method

gifted by Maureen Robinson

Work type

Sculpture

Owner

ScarboroughBorough Council

Custodian

Scarborough Borough Council

Work status

extant

Access

at all times

Signature/marks description

on the back of the adult smuggler's belt: Ray Lonsdale 12

Inscription description

The Smugglers Apprentice (Lesson 1) / "If someone whispers, you whisper back. / If someone shouts, you run. / But keep away from the well worn track / for there waits a man with a gun." / Sculpture by Ray Lonsdale, commissioned by Maureen Robinson / and gifted to all who appreciate Scarborough's rich heritage / Special thanks to 'The Scarborough Evening News' for the / publication of weekly country & coastal features over 30 years / shared with Husband Michael 2012


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Located at

Merchants Row, Scarborough

YO11 1NH

Located in a small square overlooking harbour.