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PRINCE ALBERT STATUE

List Entry Summary

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

Name: PRINCE ALBERT STATUE

List entry Number: 1201858

Location

PRINCE ALBERT STATUE, QUEEN SQUARE

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

County:

District: City of Wolverhampton

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Feb-1977

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 378536

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

WOLVERHAMPTON

SO9198NW QUEEN SQUARE 895-1/11/286 Prince Albert Statue 03/02/77

GV II

Equestrian statue. 1866. By T.Thorneycroft. Bronze statue on granite plinth. Rectangular plinth on 2 steps has mouldings below rusticated panels; plain top has inscriptions: ALBERT : PRINCE CONSORT : BORN 1819/DIED 1861 : ERECTED BY SUBSCRIPTION/INAUGURATED BY THE QUEEN NOVEMBER 1866. Albert is depicted in military uniform and seated on standing horse. The inauguration is said to have been Victoria's first public engagement after Albert's death.

Listing NGR: SO9141498684

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National Grid Reference: SO 91414 98684

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