The sculpture is carved from sandstone blocks, it takes the form of a geometric seated figure in the process of rising to stand.

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A self guided walk around some of Bradford’s sculptures.  This walk leads you through a fascinating route to outstanding sculptures located in Bradford's modern and historic city quarters.  Download the pdf to view on your mobile device, or print at home. 

Highlights include:

Fibres at Forster Square

Grandad's Clock and Chair in Little Germany

Homage to Delius Nr. Drake Street

Top Tip: You may find it useful to take a pair of binoculars or a zoom camera lens to study the detail of some of the sculpture and ornamental carvings which are described.

While you're in the city why not look out for some of the other city centre trails, including the Tranquility Trail and the Bradford Beck: Plaques Walk


*Since this guide has been produced there have been a number of new buildings around the city centre, including City Park and The Broadway shopping centre, which have affected the location of some sculptures around the city. If you are looking for a specific sculpture please contact Bradford Visitor Information Centre who would be happy to advise of the current location.


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Bradford's Sculpture Trail

Type:Walking Route

Bradford Visitor Information Centre, Broadway, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD1 1JF

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