Angel of the North

Why was the angel of the north built.

The Angel of the North was built to signify:- the miners who used to work on this site, to grasp the move from an industrial to an information age and thirdly to be a focus for evolving hopes and fears

The Angel of the North is a contemporary sculpture, designed by Sir Antony Gormley, located near Gateshead in Tyne and Wear, England. Completed in 1998, it is a steel sculpture of an angel, 20 metres tall, with wings measuring 54 metres across

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