Wellington Botanical Gardens Memorial Register
Old Man Wellington sculpture

photographed by P C Tomlinson on 03/05/10

photographed by P C Tomlinson on 04/05/10

photographed by P C Tomlinson on 05/05/10

photographed by P C Tomlinson on 05/05/10

No plaque currently installed

location:

Childrens Playground

notes:

Rear view of sculpture on old pine trunk showing tuatara.

(Note fungi growing on base).

Final two photograph shows removal of the old pines in the Playground,

and the tree on which its base was used to carve Old Man Wellington

comments:

No details of the artist has been found and is unknown. Reportedly from Masterton and created with chainsaw

category: informative plaque