This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SX4753 THE PROMENADE, Hoe 740-1/66/303 Drake Statue 01/05/75 (Formerly Listed as: THE HOE, Plymouth Drake Statue)
Memorial with statue. 1884. By JE Boem, sculptor. Dressed granite. Square plan. Stepped base to vermiculated plinth ramped in to polished pink granite chest with moulded white granite cornice and sloped in as base to large bronze statue of Sir Francis Drake with globe under his right hand and his left hand on his sword. Low perimeter fence with granite plinth and chains between turned cast-iron stanchions. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-: 665).
Listing NGR: SX4770053902
Copyright IoE Mr Derek Hiscock. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Hiscock, Derek
Rights Holder: Hiscock, Derek
Bronze, Granite, Victorian Statue, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Sculpture, Garden Ornament, Street Furniture, Commemorative Monument, Commemorative