Queen Victoria Monument


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Queen Victoria Monument, Derby Square


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Statutory Address:
Queen Victoria Monument, Derby Square

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

Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 34264 90252


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SJ 3490 SW 52/369

DERBY SQUARE L2 Queen Victoria Monument


GV II Canopied monument. 1902. F.M. Simpson with Willink and Thicknesse, and sculptures by Charles Allen, 1906. Circular stone base of steps, surmounted by further steps in cross plan, with seats in the angles and urns on ends, and four sculptured figure groups in inner angles (Education, Industry, Commerce and Agriculture). Circular domed pavilion on four sets of four coupled Ionic columns with circular cornice and sculptured figures over each angle (representing justice, wisdom, charity, and peace) and a trumpeting angel on top of dome (representing fame); under this baldachinno is standing a bronze statue of Queen Victoria under dome, formerly of gold mosaic.

Listing NGR: SJ3426590253


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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: 02 Jul 2007
Reference: IOE01/16643/12
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