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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: STATUE OF QUEEN VICTORIA IN CENTRE OF SQUARE

List entry Number: 1075878

Location

STATUE OF QUEEN VICTORIA IN CENTRE OF SQUARE, VICTORIA SQUARE

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

County District District Type Parish
St. HelensMetropolitan AuthorityNon Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 12-Dec-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 216385

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 59 NW ST. HELENS VICTORIA SQUARE

4/95 Statue of Queen Victoria in 12.12.84 centre of Square

- II*

Statue on plinth. 1906. G. Frampton. Stone plinth with canted angles on similar base. Bronze plaque on base records erection; bronze plaque on plinth reads "VICTORIA/1837-1901". Bronze statue of the seated queen on throne with elaborate Art Nouveau finials. Bracket to rear of throne bears small statue of St. George. The figure of Victoria is finely detailed and is similar to the Victoria statue in Leeds by the same sculptor.

Listing NGR: SJ5120295521

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National Grid Reference: SJ5120295521

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