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Bamse Statue

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A Great Dog

Forgotten that BAMSE was buried in Montrose and were pleasantly reminded when we came to this... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Peter S
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Amersham, United Kingdom
Fascinating story about a St. Bernards dog from Norway.

There is a fascinating book about Bamse and the statue overlooking the harbour is is a superb... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
DavidMay1945
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Montrose, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

Forgotten that BAMSE was buried in Montrose and were pleasantly reminded when we came to this statue of him.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 10 August 2018

There is a fascinating book about Bamse and the statue overlooking the harbour is is a superb setting and well worth visiting. Not too far to walk is the grave of the dog that died here.

Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Touching story of a St Bernard that became a part of the town's history during WWII. Beautiful statue to commemorate this fine animal.

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 15 July 2018

A stone tells you about the brave dog who died and was buried in Montrose. Perhaps he should be looking out to sea.

Thank Sah52
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The story of Bamse is very interesting but it has to be said that the dog spent very little time in Montrose. It did die here and is buried in Montrose, but he spent most of his time in Scotland in Dundee. Still worth seeing...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely statue of a heroic Norwegian dog, and not only conveys our deep feelings for canine companions, but also our bond with our neighbour's across the North Sea. Definitely a hit with kids who seem very taken with the sculpture.

Thank alibats61
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Another statue to add to our collection. Lovely way to find out about the local heroes . Children map their way round the town.

Thank TartanPimpernel2014
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Used to live close to this , lovely views of harbour , my granddaughters love Bamse , have told them the story , and they have visited bamses grave , when they see statue at harbour and drs surgery they know who he is

Thank Baltictower
Reviewed 20 November 2017

This statue is on the quayside and it is particular well sited as the story of Bamse is so linked to the harbour area. Great story about this dog,

1  Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

A lovely statue nesr the harbour. Good bit of history on the plaque too just shows the importance of remembering the past.

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