Queen Victoria Memorial, Dalton Square, Lancaster - Lancaster

1906 monument to Queen Victoria by Herbert Hampton, presented by Lord Ashton. Portland stone ashlar with bronze reliefs and statuary. Topped with a statue of Queen Victoria with side bas-relief panels portraying groups of eminent Victorians. Problems include corroding bronze, graffiti, staining of the stonework and pointing. The Local Authority is progressing plans for conservation of the memorial.

Queen Victoria Memorial, Dalton Square, Lancaster - Lancaster
© Lancaster City Council

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    QUEEN VICTORIA MEMORIAL
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1290440
    Local Planning Authority:
    Lancaster
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Commemorative monument

Location

    Building Name:
    Queen Victoria Memorial
    Street Name:
    Dalton Square
    Locality:
    Lancaster
    County:
    Lancashire
    District / Borough:
    Lancaster
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Lancaster and Fleetwood
    Region:
    North West

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Local authority
    Designation:
    Listed Building grade II*, CA