Black Lion Aberdare
Posted by Lewis on the 14th November 2012
Aberdare the Black Lion in the background not Part of the £7.7 MULTI-MILLION-POUND scheme to regenerate Aberdare town centre
In Victoria Square in the centre of Aberdare stands a statue of Caradog. Designed by the world-famous sculptor Sir William Goscombe John, known as ‘The National Sculptor of Wales’, the statue was erected in 1920. It depicts Caradog conducting his choir with a Baton in his hand. Perched behind him is his violin.