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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: NELSON MONUMENT

List entry Number: 1068235

Location

NELSON MONUMENT, EXCHANGE FLAGS

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
LiverpoolMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Mar-1975

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 214085

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 3490 NW EXCHANGE FLAGS L2

48/441 Nelson Monument

14.3.75 II*

Monument. 1813. M.Cotes Wyatt, with work by Westmacott. Stone and bronze on granite base. Circular monument with encircling inscription "England expects ". 4 chained prisoners seated around a circular drum which has 4 reliefs in panels, and festoons. Bronze group on top, allegorical, of apotheosis of dead Nelson. Base contains iron ventilator grilles for warehouse (now car park) beneath the square. Earliest public monument in Liverpool.

Listing NGR: SJ3415190539

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National Grid Reference: SJ 34152 90540

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