Gladstone's Statue


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
Gladstone's Statue, Albert Square, Manchester


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Statutory Address:
Gladstone's Statue, Albert Square, Manchester

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

Manchester (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 83804 98071


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 18/12/2020

SJ8398SE 698-1/27/8





Statue of W.E. Gladstone (1809-1898), Liberal statesman and Prime Minister. 1901, by W. Theed, Jr. Polished granite pedestal on sandstone base, with bronze statue. Octagonal base of two steps, moulded octagonal plinth to straight-sided pedestal with large inverted consoles at the corners, carved frieze; standing figure in attitude of declamation with raised pointing hand.

Listing NGR: SJ8380498071


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Manchester Guardian, 23 Sept 1901


This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 17 Nov 2002
Reference: IOE01/08742/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Patrick Norris. Source Historic England Archive
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