Runnymede Magna Carta Legacy

Natta are very pleased to announce their involvement as a delivery partner along with Gavin Jones Landscaping and Crest Nicholson Developments in the project for the Runnymede Magna Carta Legacy Trust.  Firstly, Natta are creating the setting for a new statue of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to commemorate the 800th Anniversary of the sealing of the Magna Carta.  The statue will be unveiled on 14th June.

The Statue of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

The Statue of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

The Sculpture

The sculpture has been commissioned from James Butler MBE, a renowned International sculptor. It is inspired by the famous 1954 and 1969 portraits of Her Majesty the Queen by Pietro Annigoni. In addition, the statue will be cast in bronze and reflects more than 1,000 years of English monarchy. 

Runnymede Magna Carta Legacy Commemorative Garden

Site Plan for the Commemorative Garden

Illustrated above, the Commemorative Garden has been designed by award winning landscape architects Murdoch Wickham. Most noteworthy, the garden will include two Mulberry Trees. Also the path to the River Landing will feature a time line of Kings and Queens of England from 1215 to the present day.

Posted by Jo Whelan
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