Royal Scots Greys

Memorial Statue

in Princes Street Gardens

Painting used by sculptor, Bernie Rhind

  Brian Gourlay's great uncle Alex Pringle in Royal Scots uniform

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Nick Alexander, Kew, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia


Royal Scots Greys

Thank you to Nick Alexander for sending a photograph in support of his claim that the model for the statue was his grandfather, Robert McIntosh Alexander.

Nick wrote:

Robert McIntosh Alexander


"Here is the original coloured black+white photo used by the sculptor of the statue, Bernie Rhind.

This photo hangs on my study wall."

Photo used by the sculptor for the Royal Scots Greys memorial statue in Princes Street Gardens

Nick Alexander, Kew, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia:  February 10, 2011


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