KW-25 Gateway Marker - Townhead Bridge

This artwork was created by sculptor Marion Smith, whose practice centres on creating site-specific commissions that embody a considered understanding of their context.

Features the hull of a Puffer depicted in the style of a body plan and plating diagram. These would have been common place construction drawings in the ship building yards close by. Follow the link below to find out more.
The fish is a trout from Kirkintilloch’s coat of arms.

Next Tale on the Trail: Town Hall
Another Tale nearby: Ship Building

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