IRON MANIron: Man… known as the Iron Man is a  statue by Antony Gormley, an artist known for the Angel of the North and many other figures made in a variety of materials. This leaning man can be found in Victoria Square, Birmingham. He is 20 foot tall, and this includes his feet which are buried beneath the pavement. He weighs 6 tons and his actual lean is 7.5° backwards and 5° to the left.


  1. FarmerFi

    I didn’t know about this man, thanks for the tip! I like the Gormley stuff. Always enjoyed driving past the Angel on the A1, and walking among all the figures on Crosby Beach. My dog would sit looking up at them and wait hopefully for a treat lol

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