STATUE OF QUEEN VICTORIA

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1104315

Date first listed: 25-Sep-1972

Statutory Address: STATUE OF QUEEN VICTORIA, GUILDHALL SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address: STATUE OF QUEEN VICTORIA, GUILDHALL SQUARE

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

District: City of Portsmouth (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SU 64100 00151

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SU 6400 SW, 774-1/21/20

PORTSMOUTH, GUILDHALL SQUARE, Landport, Statue of Queen Victoria

25/09/72

II

Statue of Queen Victoria. 1903, repositioned 1972. By Alfred Drury. Granite. Bronze statue of aged Queen Victoria set on high 4-sided corniced plinth with moulded base. Bronze plaque main inscription reads 'Victoria Regina et imperatrix 1837 - 1901', bronze plaque at top of plinth represents the borough crest, further bronze plaque reads 'Erected by public subscription during the Majority of Sir William T Dupree and unveiled on July 8th 1903 by Lady Dupree'. Inscription on stone base reads 'These stones were laid 19th December 1972 to mark the building of the Civic Offices and Guildhall Square'. The statue and base was moved from nearby during the construction of Guildhall Square in 1972. (Berridge D W: Monuments and Memorials in the City of Portsmouth: 1984-: 11).





Listing NGR: SU6402800165

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 474682

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Berridge, D W , Monuments and Memorials in the City of Portsmouth, (1984), 11

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