The sides of the Scott Monument are covered with statues of characters from his writings. Unfortunately, I couldn’t spot an exact match for this statue on the monument’s website; perhaps it is Friar Tuck?
If you’re reading this in the RSS feed, my original blog post also includes a Google map showing where this photo was taken. Unfortunately I haven’t managed to get the map to appear yet in the RSS feed, so for now you’ll have to click through to my blog if you want to see the map. Sorry.