Pomnik Zygi Latarnika - [Poznan/POLAND]
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N 52° 24.223 E 016° 56.552
33U E 632146 N 5807717
Quick Description: Pomnik Zygi Latarnika – rzezba uliczna z brazu, zlokalizowana w Poznaniu, na Grobli, w obrebie skweru Lukasiewicza, obok Starej Gazowni.
Location: Wielkopolskie, Poland
Date Posted: 1/21/2022 10:29:12 AM
Waymark Code: WM15MDP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wayfrog
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Long Description:
Pomnik Zygi Latarnika – rzezba uliczna z brazu, zlokalizowana w Poznaniu, na Grobli, w obrebie skweru Lukasiewicza, obok Starej Gazowni. Zyga to po poznansku Zygmunt. W tym wypadku jest postacia calkowicie fikcyjna. Autorem postaci jest Robert Sobocinski, a odsloniecie nastapilo 29 maja 2003. Powstanie dziela bylo efektem akcji Gazety Wyborczej i Wielkopolskiej Spólki Gazownictwa, pod tytulem Ocalmy latarnie, za cel której przyjeto zachowanie dla potomnych autentycznych gazowych latarni w miescie. Latarnia bedaca elementem pomnika pochodzi z ul. Slowackiego na Jezycach i zostala gruntownie odnowiona przed przeniesieniem.


Zródlo: pl.wikipedia.org

English:
Monument to Zyga the Lighthouse Keeper - a bronze street sculpture, located in Poznan, on Grobla, within the Lukasiewicz square, next to the Old Gasworks. Zyga means Zygmunt in Poznan. In this case, he is a completely fictional character. The author of the character is Robert Sobocinski, and the unveiling took place on May 29, 2003. The creation of the work was the result of an action by Gazeta Wyborcza and Wielkopolska Spólka Gazownictwa, entitled Save the Lanterns, the aim of which was to preserve authentic gas lanterns in the city for posterity. The lighthouse that is part of the monument comes from ul. Slowackiego in Jezyce and was thoroughly renovated before being moved.




Source: pl.wikipedia.org
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Character originator: Robert Sobociński

Internet Link: [Web Link]

Address or Location:
Adres: Za Groblą, 60-995 Poznań


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