William Tyndale Statue, Bristol

William Tyndale Statue, Bristol

The life-size statue of William Tyndale, martyr and Bible translator, seated on a bench, is located in Millennium Square. The statue shows him working on the translation of the New Testament. In 2008, vandals attacked the statue, which was taken away, repaired, and reinstalled. William Tyndale (1494–1536) was an English scholar who became a leading figure in Protestant reform in the years leading up to his execution. He is well known for his translation of the Bible into English.
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Sight Name: William Tyndale Statue
Sight Location: Bristol, England
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
Guide(s) containing this sight: Famous Bristol Statues Tour  

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