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The Major Statue at Major's Corner

Old Foundry Road, Ipswich, England
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amusing statue

Placed on top of the toilets. It provides welcome change of scenery and a bit of fun to add to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Iorweth
Somewhat Random

Visible if you are driving along past the Regent towards town this unusual sculpture sits proudly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ray P
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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Old Foundry Road, Ipswich, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Placed on top of the toilets. It provides welcome change of scenery and a bit of fun to add to the landscape.

Thank Iorweth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visible if you are driving along past the Regent towards town this unusual sculpture sits proudly atop the toilet block. Fun piece which will raise a smile!

Thank Ray P
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

My 5 year old grandson absolutely loves this statue & shouts "Nanny, it's the man" every time we go past it in the car or walk into town! I think it's very clever & love the flies, especially on a Public toilet!

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Spotted this on our walk around this historic town. Did not realise it had a name! Unusual and interesting.

Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The title says it all: an amusing sculpture affixed to a public lavatory. For many a visitor the work will provide something of an amuse bouche, an appetiser, as it were, for a visit to the lavatorial facility.

Thank name_alre4dy_taken
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love this! I actually made a game out of spotting this statue with the girls (12&13) . I said " we are driving down the Old Foundry Road, and the first one to spot something unusual wins 3 pounds!" When the girls saw...More

Thank 2flyby
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This statue is excellent and makes me smile every time I see it! Just the kind of thing we need to lighten our lives these days. It is larger than life and on top of a decent block of toilets, so appropriately placed to make...More

Thank 120was
Reviewed 29 May 2017

at first i thought this was a bit silly but it is actually really well made and i do point it out every time we park up to go into town. its not a day of it activity more of a passing thing.

Thank Georgia-May P
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This statue makes me laugh every time I see it. A cartoon Major in uniform with a fly swat beating away at some quite large flies. The appropriate setting mentioned in the title is that it sits on top of a public toilet. Ipswich has...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 7 April 2017

A very welcome clean and wholesome public lavatory Not enough town centres provide these. Don't they realise that a large proportion of their visitors are retired theses days? Our attendant was friendly too, so along with the chuckle raised by the the sight of Mr...More

Thank StickofRockDerby_UK
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