We are carrying out research on the pieces on these pages.
If you have further information or revisions to the material above please contact me, Dave Ball, by e-mail or telephone: 0114 225 6213 with the details.
We would also like to hear from you with details of any sculptures or monuments which we may have missed.
We are very grateful for any additional information which you may be able to give us.
|DescriptionOfPhoto:||view of sculpture with Dome Buildings behind|
|Dimensions:||at least twice lifesize|
|Location:||In the lake opposite to Doncaster Dome|
|ImageCopyright:||Sheffield Hallam University|
|Description: The statue of a boatman in a rowing position with hands outstretched and face to the sky; neither oars or boat are visible. The statue is mounted on a triangular plinth in the lake.
Commission: Given to the town by Doncaster's Polish Twin Town: Gliwice and installed, with some difficulty, by helicopter, courtesy of the RAF, in 1989. The Foundry where this was produced was in Gliwice, Poland. The owner of the Foundry at the time was Tadeusz Wojarski. 
References  information from Mrs E. Farningham
 e-mail from Libby Kendall, Personal Assistant to the General Manager, The Dome [21/5/04]