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Angel of the North

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Tracy
Tracy
February 26, 2020
Completed in 1998, it is a steel sculpture of an angel, 66 ft tall, with wings measuring 177 ft across. The wings are angled 3.5 degrees forward to create, according to Gormley, "a sense of embrace". The angel, like much of Gormley's other work, is based on a cast of his own body.
Stephanie
Stephanie
November 19, 2019
Antony Gormleys Angel of the North stands 20 meters high just of the A1 welcoming visitors as they enter the city of Newcastle and Gateshead. You can pull up beside the Angel and walk to the sculpture. There is no fee for visiting the site.
Anne
Anne
February 16, 2019
Worth stopping to have a look at this if you are heading up North on the A1 .
Stuart
Stuart
April 12, 2018
Great Spot to Stop off For a Photo
Shaun
Shaun
January 16, 2018
The infamous Angel of the North.

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