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|DescriptionOfPhoto:||view of baby duck in sling on parent's back|
|Dimensions:||Duck: 2.1 m high x 75 cm wide x 50 cm deep. Suitcases: 62 cm high x 1000 cm long x 30 cm wide|
|Street:||Gliwice Way and Lakeside Boulevard.|
|ImageCopyright:||Sheffield Hallam University|
|Location: By the lakeside footpath beneath a prominent hill on the north-west shore of the lake. Access by foot from the junction of Wilmington Drive and Lakeside Boulevard walking in a clockwise direction.
Description: A large duck, holding two small suitcases and with a baby duck strapped to its back. Four large suitcases are on the ground, two to each side. The bird faces the Lake.
Inscription: On the front of the pedestal: FLYING / SOUTH
Commission: The carving is quietly humorous and reminiscent of illustrations in children's literature.