This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
NZ 25 NE BIRTLEY BIRTLEY LANE (east side)
12/1 Statue of E.M. Perkins at north end of Monument Terrace.
- G.V. II
Statue. 1874 by G. Burn of Newcastle. White marble figure in military uniform on corniced sandstone pedestal on plinth, chamfered base and 3 steps. Pink granite panels set on 4 sides, inscription on south panel: ERECTED TO THE MEMORY OF EDWARD MOSELEY PERKINS OF BIRTLEY HALL LT. COL. 1ST A.D. BATT.
D.R.V. 1874. Source Newcastle Daily Chronicle 23 June 1874.
Listing NGR: NZ2740255804
© Mr Bob Cottrell. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Cottrell, Bob
Rights Holder: Cottrell, Bob
Granite, Marble, Sandstone, Victorian Statue, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Sculpture, Garden Ornament, Street Furniture, Commemorative Monument, Commemorative