The Westerly Granite in Minnesota


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Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, MN
Pillsbury, Charles A.

Contractor:New England Granite Works
Material: Blue Westerly granite with Quincy base
Cost: $14,500.00
Date Ordered: April 8, 1884
Date Shipped: June 6, 1886
Base: 14 ft
Height: 39 feet including statue
Approximate weight:
Features: Statue on Pedestal; statue of Faith 12 ft.
Location: Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, MN
About the Man: Founder of Pillsbury Flour Company now owned by General Mills

 


 

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