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SHIPS FIGUREHEAD FROM ADMIRAL LORD HOWE TO NORTH OF PIPERS

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: SHIPS FIGUREHEAD FROM ADMIRAL LORD HOWE TO NORTH OF PIPERS

List entry Number: 1309277

Location

SHIPS FIGUREHEAD FROM ADMIRAL LORD HOWE TO NORTH OF PIPERS, THE LEE

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

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Chiltern

District Type: District Authority

Parish: The Lee

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Nov-1983

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 44698

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SP 80 SE THE LEE THE LEE

4/90 Ship's Figurehead from 'Admiral Lord Howe ' to north of Pipers

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Ship's figurehead. 1860 from the 'Admiral Lord Howe', the last wooden-wall warship built for the Royal Navy. Renamed 'Impregnable' as a training ship. The ship was broken up in the 1920s, along with a sister ship 'Hindustan' and used to provide the timber framing for Liberty and Co.'s store in Regent Street. The figurehead was removed to The Lee and set up adjacent to Pipers by the Liberty family circa. 1924. Half length figure of Lord Howe in admiral's uniform on Scroll from prow of ship. Painted timber.

Listing NGR: SP8999903920

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National Grid Reference: SP 89999 03920

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