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Near this spot occurred, in 1898, the incident depicted in Variation No.11 of Sir Edward Elgar's Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma). Dan, a bulldog belonging to Dr. George Robertson Sinclair, Organist of the Cathedral, fell in the river during a walk with "G. R. S." and his friend, the composer.

Plaque 4926


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Language English
Colour blue
Location south bank of River Wye, Hereford, United Kingdom
Edward elgar
Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
Machine tag openplaques:id=4926
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