CROPPER MEMORIAL IN NORTH-EAST CORNER OF ABBOT HALL RECREATION GROUND

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1145683

Date first listed: 30-Jan-1985

Statutory Address: CROPPER MEMORIAL IN NORTH-EAST CORNER OF ABBOT HALL RECREATION GROUND, KIRKLAND

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Location

Statutory Address: CROPPER MEMORIAL IN NORTH-EAST CORNER OF ABBOT HALL RECREATION GROUND, KIRKLAND

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

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland (District Authority)

Parish: Kendal

National Grid Reference: SD 51678 92325

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Details

SD 5192 SE KENDAL KIRKLAND (Off East side)

11/72 Cropper Memorial in north-east corner of Abbot Hall Recreation Ground G.V. II

Memorial to James Cropper c1900. Monolithic, dressed slate slab, c10 ft high with jagged top; set upright in 2nd dressed slate slab, with jagged ends, laid flat. Front face has inset circular copper panel with bas-relief profile portrait; concentric inscription (carved in slate): JAMES CROPPER MDCCCXXIII - MDCCCC. Main inscription below: Last Member of Parliament for the Ancient Borough of Kendal. First Chairman of the Westmorland County Council ... Bas-relief carving on rear face shows single oak-tree shoot rising vertically from root and interrupted by 5 inscribed panels: FAITH; HOPE; ZEAL; JOY; LOVE.

Listing NGR: SD5167892325

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 75413

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