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
|Address||south bank of River Wye
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Dr George Robertson Sinclair (1863-1917)
Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
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