Public Art Research Archive, Sheffield
Hallam University PUBLIC ART IN SHEFFIELD
Sykes, Hugh Gamble, E.M. Gibbs.
Weston Park gates and pillars, after 1879
terracotta and wrought iron
Main gates stolen in 1994
Entrance gates/pillars, at the lower
entrance to Weston Park from Western Bank. (A-Z p98 2B/C)
Four terracotta pillars were made
by Hugh Gamble, of the Sheffield School of Art, and composed from models
executed by Godfrey Sykes at South Kensington. They are constructed in sections,
each one of which bears small-scale figures and other decorative motifs.
The gates were designed by E.M.Gibbs.
Sheffield Town Council
The central cast iron gates were
stolen in 1994. They have not yet been replaced.