ALEXANDER MEMORIAL APPROXIMATELY 14 METRES SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST MARK

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1256148

Date first listed: 09-Mar-1987

Statutory Address: ALEXANDER MEMORIAL APPROXIMATELY 14 METRES SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST MARK, ST MARKS ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: ALEXANDER MEMORIAL APPROXIMATELY 14 METRES SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST MARK, ST MARKS ROAD

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

District: Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 29507 35140

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE2935 ST MARK'S ROAD, Woodhouse Carr 714-1/24/1274 (North side (off)) 09/03/87 Alexander memorial approximately 14 metres south of Church of St Mark

GV II

Memorial. c1862. By J Leach, Becket Street. Commemorates principally William Alexander, d.1862. Ashlar. Chamfered base, plinth with recessed panels, moulded base to square-section column with sculpted portrait head in deep relief on E side, inscription below. A deep oversailing cornice over the column formerly supported carved figures of a standing female carrying a baby and comforting a kneeling girl, flanked by mournful seated figures. MEMORIALS: William Alexander died 13 December 1862 aged 58; he was a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, was elected Grand Master of the district in 1836 and Grand Master of the Order (membership 400,000) in 1858. Also commemorates William's son, Anthony, d.1835; daughter Ann, d.1865 and wife, Elizabeth, d.1887. William was a saddler, born 1804.



Listing NGR: SE2950735140

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