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Portrait Bench
Portrait Bench
Portrait Bench
Portrait Bench
Portrait Bench

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Life-sized figures of three people, one in a wheelchair and two standing, one of those holding a bicycle, all formed in outline, standing by a bench.

Portrait Bench




Corten steel

Accession number


Acquisition method

funded by The Big Lottery Fund

Work type



Cardiff Council


Cardiff Council


at all times

Inscription description

on a circular metal plaque screwed to the bench: The characters for this Portrait Bench chosen by your community / celebrate / Sustrans / winning a nationwide vote in 2007 / to create new walking and cycling routes / across the UK, funded by / the Big Lottery Fund


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Located at

Pont y Werin, Cardiff (Caerdydd)

CF64 1SX

Sited on the southern approach to Pont y Werin Bridge.