Statues - Hither & Thither

Latvia
Rīga

Maskavas iela / Mazā Kalna iela

Zirgu tramvajs

Horse-drawn tram

Andris Vārpa
2009

Rīga /  Zirgu tramvajs   Rīga /  Zirgu tramvajs

Description

Sculpture of a horse and a driver standing on a tram wagon. The sculpture is made from iron bars.

Annotation

On this square on the Mazā Kalna iela one of Riga's first horse-drawn tramways began to operate in 1882, reaching a top speed of 10 kilometres an hour.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 56°56'16" - E 24°8'47")

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Item Code: lv064; Photograph: 10 July 2013
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