Science Fair Project Encyclopedia
Boulton, Watt and Murdoch
It is known locally as 'The Golden Boys' after its colour, or 'The Carpet Salesmen' after the partially-rolled-up plan of a steam engine which they are examining.
All three men were members of the Lunar Society.
The statue has been removed for restoration and re-gilding, and is then planned to be relocated across the road in Centenary Square.
- Image of statue (copyright, hence not copied here)
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