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Aberdeen, Rosemount Viaduct, Wallace Statue

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Record Detail

  • Organisation
    RCAHMS
  • Alternative name(s)
    UNION TERRACE; WALLACE, WILLIAM, UNION TERRACE AND ROSEMOUNT VIADUCT
  • Canmore ID
    125427
  • Site type
    STATUE
  • Parish
    ABERDEEN
  • Council
    ABERDEENSHIRE
  • NGR
    NJ 93756 06311
  • Latitude, longitude
    57.147641N, 2.104827W
  • Archeological notes
    NJ90NW 367 93756 06311 Statue [NAT] OS 1:1250 map, 1968.
  • Architectural notes
    This site has only been partially upgraded for SCRAN. Please consult the Architecture Catalogues for Aberdeen for further information.

Related material information

  • 125427 ()
    Postcard Album: Large green bound album titled 'Postcards' containing B+W and Colour postcards and some photographs of numerous different locations in Scotland, England, Egypt and Greece; many are as collected and created by John Marshall during both his Militiary and Artistic Career, the later are addressed to a Betty and David in the 60's. Some of the postcards were used and others just collected. Sites include; Multangular Tower, sites in York, Lincoln Cathedral, Hampton Court Palace, Houses of Parliament, British Museum, Westminster Abbey, sites in Alexandria and Heliopolis in Greece, Numerous wonders from Egypt, sites in Cambridge, Huntingdon, sites in Inverness area, Dunrobin Castle, Linlithgow Palace, Melrose Abbey, Stirling Castle, sites in Birmingham, Hawick, St. Andrews, Arbroath, Leicester, Stowe, Canterbury, Dalmeny Church, Ayr, Aberdeen, Leeds, Crathie, Chatsworth House, Bolsover, Tewkesbury, Worcester Cathedral, Malvern, Droitwich, Stratford-upon-avon, Aberdour, Southport, Newcastle-on-tyne, Empire Exhibition of 1938, and Venice.

SCANNED IMAGES

  • 125427 ()
    Aberdeen, William Wallace Statue Photograph of William Wallace Statue in Stevenson's studio withW Grant Stevenson sitting at the base.
  • 1207608 (1888)
    View of the Wallace Statue under construction with W Grant Stevenson sitting at the base, Aberdeen.
  • 354483 ()
    Historic photographic view from E showing the Wallace Statue, His Majesty's Theatre, and the South Church of Scotland.

PHOTOGRAPHS

  • 125427 (1888)
    Statue under construction with W Grant Stevenson sitting at the base.
  • 125427 ()
    Aberdeen, William Wallace Statue Photograph of William Wallace Statue in Stevenson's studio withW Grant Stevenson sitting at the base.
  • 125427 (1892)
    Aberdeen, Rosemount Viaduct. General view from South-East showing Wallace Statue, South Church, and Public Library. Insc: 'Aberdeen. Wallace Statue, Free South Church & Library. 5935. McMillan: Aberdeen'.
  • 125427 (1/8/1991)
    Aberdeen, Rosemount Viaduct, Statue to William Wallace. General view from South-East.
  • 125427 (1880)
    Aberdeen, Wallace statue General view of Vallace Statue. Insc: 'Aberdeen Wallace Statue 5931. McMillan-Aberdeen.'
  • 125427 (1900)
    Aberdeen, Wallace statue General view of Vallace Statue with a group of children sitting around the base.

PRINT ROOM

  • 125427 (1900)
    General view, Wallace Statue, PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM No.216: Scotland and the Isle of Man Album.
  • 125427 (1960)
    Aberdeen, Rosemount Viaduct. General postcard view from South showing Wallace Statue, St Mark's Church, and His Majesty's Theatre. Insc: 'Wallace Statue and His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen'.
  • 125427 (1950)
    Aberdeen, Rosemount Viaduct. General postcard view from South showing Wallace Statue and His Majesty's Theatre. Insc: 'ADN 67. Wallace Statue and H.M.Theatre, Aberdeen. A Tuck Card'.
  • 125427 (1950)
    Aberdeen, Rosemount Viaduct. General postcard view from East showing Wallace Statue and His Majesty's Theatre. Insc: 'H.M. Theatre & Wallace Statue, Aberdeen'.
  • 125427 (1908)
    Historic photographic view from S showing Wallace Statue, His Majesty's Theatre, and South Church of Scotland.
  • 125427 (1908)
    Historic photographic view from E showing the Wallace Statue, His Majesty's Theatre, and the South Church of Scotland.

DIGITAL IMAGES

  • 1293180 (9/5/2012)
    View from halfway up steps to Wallace statue, Union Terrace Gardens and His Majesty's Theatre.

1st edition 6-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Aberdeenshire, Sheet LXXV1865-7

1st edition 25-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey 25 inch to the mile Aberdeen, Sheet 075.111867
 Ordnance Survey 25 inch to the mile Kincardine, Sheet 004A.021865