Night & Day

Night & Day. Location: St Georges Dock Ventilation Station Liverpool, Merseyside, England. Designer: Herbert J. Rowse 1925-1934, Rebuilt 1951-1952 Sculptor: Edmund C Thompson The statues of Day and Night can be found near the base of the George's Dock Ventilation and Central Station of the Mersey Road Tunnel. This ventilation tower is one of six in total for the Queens Way tunnel. The tower was designed by Sir Basil Mott (Main architect) and John A.…

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Another Place by Antony Gormley

Another Place by the Turner winning artist Antony Gormley can be found on the beach at Crosby, to the north of the dock in Liverpool. It consists of 100 life-size cast-iron figures spread over 3km of the Crosby beach. Each figure is staring out over the Irish Sea and as the tides ebb and flow, the iron men as they have become known as locally are revealed and submerged by the sea. The figures are…

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