Category:Rolleston Statue

The Rolleston Statue commemorates William Rolleston, the fourth Superintendent of Canterbury. The statue is located outside the Canterbury Museum on Rolleston Avenue, opposite Worcester Boulevard. It is a white marble statue on a stone plinth. The inscription carved into stone reads: "William Rolleston Superintendent of Canterbury 1866–1876."

The marble statue was executed by the English sculptor, Herbert Hampton (1862-1929), and was unveiled on 26 May 1906. It recognised by the New Zealand Historic Places Trust as Category II heritage items with registration number 1946.

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