HARRIS MEMORIAL (ST PETER'S GARDENS)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1355124
Date first listed:
31-Mar-1992
Statutory Address:
HARRIS MEMORIAL (ST PETER'S GARDENS), LICHFIELD STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
HARRIS MEMORIAL (ST PETER'S GARDENS), LICHFIELD STREET

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

District:
City of Wolverhampton (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SO 91478 98758

Details

WOLVERHAMPTON

SO9198NW LICHFIELD STREET 895-1/11/259 (North side) Harris Memorial (St.Peter's Gardens)

GV II

Memorial. 1917-19. Bust by R.J.Emerson. Ashlar with bronze bust and plaques. Battered square plinth and stele have projections to sides with inscriptions to tops and caps with undulating lines; bust of sailor has cap band of H.M.S. Admirable; plaque to front has inscription recording heroic death of Harris and relief shows him slumped in ship's wireless room; plaque to rear has inscription in Italian. Able Seaman Harris was killed in the Adriatic Sea while remaining at his post in the wireless room on the crippled drifter Floandi.

Listing NGR: SO9147898758

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 18 January 2017.

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
378460
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 17 January 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/106290
War Memorials Register, accessed 17 January 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/17655

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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Date: 29 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/03639/25
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr D.R. Smith. Source Historic England Archive
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