Thomas Fowell Buxton design of the Monument
The designer of the monument is Mr Peter Loizou of Weymouth College, when he was a student at the college. He now holds a lectureship at the College transmitting his skills and experience to a new generation.
The monument was erected on Bincleaves Green during 2016, Weymouth near the SW path and Redcliffe View
On 5th June 2017, we held a dedication service on Bincleaves Green, led by the Rt Rev Karen Gorham, Bishop of Sherbourne assisted by the Rev Edward Tildesley.
Also present were Mr Angus Campbell, Lord Lieutenant of Dorset; Mr John Young, High Sheriff of Dorset; Cllr Kevin Brookes, Mayor of Weymouth and Portland; the Mayoress Mrs Anne Brookes; Sir Crispin Buxton 8th Baronet; Ms Alphea Wiggins, Deputy High Commissioner of Barbados, and Professor Richard Follett of Covenant College, Georgia USA. Fr Gerard Wilberforce of the Plymouth Diocese also attended, representing the Wilberforce family.
An account of the dedication can be found on this link