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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: LIFEBOAT MONUMENT APPROXIMATELY 100 METRES SOUTH EAST OF ST ANNES PIER

List entry Number: 1196340

Location

LIFEBOAT MONUMENT APPROXIMATELY 100 METRES SOUTH EAST OF ST ANNES PIER, SOUTH PROMENADE

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

County District District Type Parish
LancashireFyldeDistrict AuthoritySaint Anne's on the Sea

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Feb-1993

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 385313

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Details

LYTHAM ST ANNES

SD32NW SOUTH PROMENADE, St Annes 621-1/2/110 (South West side) Lifeboat monument approx. 100m SE of St Annes Pier

GV II

Monument to crew of St Anne's lifeboat. c.1890, by W.B.Rhind of Edinburgh. Commemorates 13 crew of lifeboat, drowned 1886. Sandstone. Ashlar plinth approx. 2 metres square and 2 metres high, the base tapered; tall rock pedestal approx. 3 metres high surmounted by over-life-size statue of lifeboatman. A lettered panel on the south side of the pedestal records that the monument was erected by public subscription, listing the names of the crew who lost their lives attempting to rescue the crew of the German barque "Mexico" wrecked off Southport on 9 December 1886; and the east side of the base is inscribed "W.B.RHIND Sc EDINBUGH". (See also the "Laura Janet" monument in the churchyard of the church of St Cuthbert, Church Road, Lytham.)

Listing NGR: SD3192428563

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National Grid Reference: SD 31924 28563

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