Maskavas iela / Mazā Kalna iela
Sculpture of a horse and a driver standing on a tram wagon. The sculpture is made from iron bars.
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.
Andris Vārpa (Riga 1950), Latvian sculptor (
Sources & Information
Another Travel Guide,
Mazā Kalna iela square, Riga
Rīgā būs skulptūra zirgu tramvajam
Man with horse
Location (N 56°56'16" - E 24°8'47")
; Photograph: 10 July 2013
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