WELLINGTON MONUMENT APPROXIMATELY 170 METRES EAST OF BISPHAM HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1068435

Date first listed: 23-Aug-1966

Statutory Address: WELLINGTON MONUMENT APPROXIMATELY 170 METRES EAST OF BISPHAM HALL, CRANK ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: WELLINGTON MONUMENT APPROXIMATELY 170 METRES EAST OF BISPHAM HALL, CRANK ROAD

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

District: Wigan (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SD 52456 02457

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History

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Details

BILLINGE-WITH-WINSTANLEY CRANK ROAD SD 50 SW (west side) 8/33 Wellington Monument approx. 107m. east of 23.8.66 Bispham Hall G.V. II Monument to Duke of Wellington and the victors of Waterloo. 1815. Stone. Square plinth and obelisk supporting ball finial. Inscriptions in English and Latin to cornice and base of plinth and to oval panels to sides, including lists of victorious generals. That to front reads: "TO THE/MOST NOBLE AND ILLUSTRIOUS/ARTHUR/DUKE OF WELLINGTON/AND THE BRAVE HEROES OF BRITAIN AND THE CONTINENT/WHO UNDER HIS AUSPICIOUS GENIUS AND COMMAND/SO GLORIOUSLY ACCOMPLISHED THE DOWNFALL OF/TYRANNY AND THE RESTORATION OF LIBERTY TO EUROPE/ON THE PLAIN OF WATERLOO/JUNE 18th AD 1815"

Listing NGR: SD5245602457

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 213590

Legacy System: LBS

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