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Dundee, Tayside, Scotland, UK, March 7th 2016: Dundee has a new statue of mischievous schoolboy Oor Wullie. The bronze work was commissioned to celebrate the 80th anniversary of his debut in The Sunday Post. Dundee’s comic character heritage is being celebrated with a new statue of Oor Wullie in the city centre. Beside him is his trusty bucket and behind him on the wall are bronze replicas of his trusty satchel containing his catapult and pet mouse Jeemy. Credit: Dundee Photographics / Alamy Live News

Dundee, Tayside, Scotland, UK, March 7th 2016: Dundee has a new statue of mischievous schoolboy Oor Wullie. The bronze work was commissioned to celebrate the 80th anniversary of his debut in The Sunday Post. Dundee’s comic character heritage is being celebrated with a new statue of Oor Wullie in the city centre. Beside him is his trusty bucket and behind him on the wall are bronze replicas of his trusty satchel containing his catapult and pet mouse Jeemy. Credit: Dundee Photographics / Alamy Live News Stock Photo
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Dundee Photographics / Alamy Stock Photo

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51.3 MB (2.7 MB Compressed download)

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3456 x 5184 px | 29.3 x 43.9 cm | 11.5 x 17.3 inches | 300dpi

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7 March 2016

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Dundee, Angus, Tayside, Scotland, United Kingdom

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On Saturday 5th March 2016 saw the unveiling of a new sculpture of Scotland's favourite schoolboy Oor Wullie which marked the 80th anniversary of his first appearance in The Sunday Post. A statue immortalizing the famous spiky haired mischief maker of Oor Wullie has been cast in a 4ft-tall bronze sculpture and now sits proudly outside the McManus Galleries in Dundee.

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