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Beware of cats

For decades, these lions have guarded the entrance to the Central Power Plant on Tower Parkway. Does anyone know their original home?

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  • Stewart Landefeld
    Stewart Landefeld, 7:34am March 30 2018 | Ico flag Flag as inappropriate

    At last - Reuben Holden's "Yale" a pictorial history" has a grainy image showing their home, on what is now the site of Berkeley College, on the top of Lampson Hall, the centerpiece of the "Berkeley Oval". Similar placement to James Gamble Rogers' mythical creatures high on Davenports's Georgian interior. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:White,_Berkeley,_Lampson_Halls,_Yale_University,_New_Haven,_Conn..jpg

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