The Channel Gardens has six pools. each with a large fountainhead sculpture, designed by Rene Paul Chambellan, at its eastern end. The female figures are Nereids and the male figures are Tritons. Triton is a mythological Greek god, the messenger of the big sea. He is the son of Poseidon and Amphitrite, god and goddess of the sea respectively. The Nereids, in Greek mythology, are sea nymphs, the fifty daughters of Nereus and Doris . They often accompany Poseidon and can be friendly and helpful to sailors fighting perilous storms.
The six fountainhead sculptures are..
Leadership, Will, Thought, Imagination, Energy and Alertness.