Westerly Granite in Georgia


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Westerly, RI   02891
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Chickamauga National Military Park

10th Wisconsin Infantry

Contractor: William Van Amringe for the Smith Granite Company
Material: Blue Westerly granite
Cost: $1700
Date Ordered: April 1895
Date Shipped: August 31, 1895
Height: 16 feet
Base: 6 feet x 6 feet
Features: Flag Bearer statue on pedestal; first base: rock-faced with hammered margins and wash; first die: hammered with inscription and rock-faced lower border; second die: hammered with V-line and carved acorn; third die: hammered; statue: "Flag Bearer"
Sculptor: Edward Pausch
Statue Cutter: Joseph Bedford
Carver: Andrew Farrell
Letter cutter: Matthias Wickland
Polisher: Thomas McCarthy96
Stonecutter: William McDonald, John Dunn, George Blake
Location: Battleline Road
Map Location: Monument 1077 @ G3

 

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