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Scots stone to be used for Australian statue repairs
The sculpture, carved by John Greenshields in 1826, was shipped to Australia in the 1850s.
It has been in poor condition for a number of years and experts have been trying identify the stone and locate the best type for repairs.
The closest match was found at the Drumhead Quarry in Denny, Stirlingshire.