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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: HUSKISSON MONUMENT IN SAINT JAMES' CEMETERY

List entry Number: 1209902

Location

HUSKISSON MONUMENT IN SAINT JAMES' CEMETERY, ST JAME'S ROAD

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: 28-Jun-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 359404

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History

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Details

SJ 3589 SW ST. JAMES' ROAD L1

59/1050 Huskisson Monument in 28.6.52. Saint James' Cemetery.

G.V. II

Monument. 1836. J. Foster. Stone. Circular structure. Greek Revival. Base has channelled rustication and entrance with architrave and C20 gate. Upper part has attached Corinthian colonnade with high square openings on sill band with iron grilles. Entablature with antefixae. Shallow stone dome with lights and cross. Statue, removed from interior, of William Huskisson by John Gibson. Huskisson M.P. for Liverpool and President of the Board of Trade, was run over and killed in 1830 at the opening of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway. The monument is an adaptation of the Choragic Monument of Lysicrates at Athens.

Listing NGR: SJ3546989352

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National Grid Reference: SJ 35469 89353

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