Hugh Fraser Leslie


Powis Gates

Aberdeen (Aberdeenshire)

Built 1st Jan 1834


Originally the gates to Powis House, now the gates to Aberdeen University halls of residence. Includes a bust of three black enslaved people 'commemorating the family's link with the grant of freedom to the slaves on their Jamaica plantations.'

For photographs of the Powis Gates see [accessed 01/03/2013].

Notes [accessed 01/03/2013]. The Powis Gates in some sources are attributed to John Leslie, e.g. in [accessed 26/09/2013].

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