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Statue of Richard Hooker, Exeter

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  • A statue of an early Gandalf impersonator, I was disappointed to learn that he was not related to American blues legend John Lee Hooker. He's quite imposing though and has been preserved well.  more »
  • I visited the Statue of Richard Hooker earlier this week whilst in Exeter city center. In a corner of cathedral green he currently is watching over the work at the rebuilding of the royal Clarance hot...  more »
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  • It kind of is what it is. It’s a statue. 😂😂 But a perfect landmark for finding your way around town. It is also the meeting spot on Cathedral Green for Exeter’s Red Cost tours. Admittedly, I’m going to have to do additional research to understand who General Richard Hooker was and his importance to the Exeter. It’s a great photography opportunity as well.
  • It must be tough being a statue, just sitting watching the world go by, constantly being overlooked and having the local wildlife poop on his head. Give him a nod as you walk past.
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