STATUE OF THE 6TH MARQUESS OF LONDONDERRY IN FRONT OF POLICE STATION

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1277150
Date first listed:
14-Feb-1985
Statutory Address:
STATUE OF THE 6TH MARQUESS OF LONDONDERRY IN FRONT OF POLICE STATION, NORTH TERRACE

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Location

Statutory Address:
STATUE OF THE 6TH MARQUESS OF LONDONDERRY IN FRONT OF POLICE STATION, NORTH TERRACE

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

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Seaham
National Grid Reference:
NZ 43026 49528

Details

NZ 44 NW SEAHAM NORTH TERRACE (East side)

4/35 Statue of the 6th Marquess of Londonderry in front of Police Station II



Statue to Charles Stewart Vane-Tempest Stewart, 6th Marquess of Londonderry K.G., G.C.V.O. (1852-1915). 1915 by John Tweed. Sandstone plinth and pedestal and standing bronze figure. Square plinth on moulded stone base supports pedestal with sloping sides and moulded cornice. Pedestal bears inscription: This statue is placed here by his son and his daughter, amongst those whom he loved so well, and whose welfare and happiness were to him the principle objects of his life. Rear of pedestal has relief carving of the Londonderry Arms and bears the Garter motto and the family motto: METUENDA COROLLA DRACONIS. Slightly over life-size figure with sword and scroll wears the cloak of the Order of the Garter.

Listing NGR: NZ4302649528

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
407593
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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