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'Rise of Northwood' Sculpture

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Author: Jon Edgar
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Location

Town:Slindon
Parish:Slindon
Council:Arun District Council
County:West Sussex
Postcode:BN18 0RL
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Location note:To be sited in Northwood, Slindon; working locations around the parish through 2015
Page:0
The A-Z books used are A-Z East Sussex and A-Z West Sussex (Editions 1A 2005). Geographers' A-Z Map Company Ltd. Sevenoaks.

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Makers

Name : Jon Edgar
     Role:Sculptor

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General Information

Commissioned by: National Trust
Construction period:Work started in November 2014 for work through 12 months
Work is:Extant
Object listing:Not listed
Description:Un preconceived work, being influenced by place. celebrating the Rise of Northwood, the re-creation of a historic woodland lost over the First and Second World Wars.
Iconographical description:Carving of the stone started on 29-30 November 2015 to coincide with the opening planting event for the National Trust's 'Rise of Northwood' which will re-create 185 acres of woodland on the site of ancient woodland lost through the world wars. There is an emphasis on community involvement. The 2.5 tonne stone will be worked over one calendar year and, remarkably, be moved around to different areas of the large Estate to interact with visitors.

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Classification

Categories:Abstract
Object type1:Sculpture

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Object Parts

Part 1:Sculpture
     Material:Portland stone
     Height (cm):120
     Width (cm):60
     Depth (cm):110

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Hard archive file:No

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Further information:
http://www.jonedgar.co.uk/
http://southdownsforum.ning.com/forum/topics/new-sculpture-at-nt-slindon-the-rise-of-northwood

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Author: Jon Edgar
Copyright: Creative Commons




Author: Jon Edgar
Copyright: Creative Commons

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