Birmingham Picture Library
Blondin, Public Art
This statue remembers Charles Blondin the 19th century
stuntman. In 1873 Blondin he traversed Edgbaston
Reservoir on a tightrope. The commission was installed
as part of the Ladywood regeneration project in 1992.
The artist is Richardsoon of Floodgate Studios.
Ladywood Middleway on the central reservation not far
from the Tescos at five ways.
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