STATUE OF KING DEATH CIRCA 30 YARDS SOUTH WEST OF BURRADON HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1371427
Date first listed:
03-Sep-1986
Statutory Address:
STATUE OF KING DEATH CIRCA 30 YARDS SOUTH WEST OF BURRADON HALL

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Location

Statutory Address:
STATUE OF KING DEATH CIRCA 30 YARDS SOUTH WEST OF BURRADON HALL

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Netherton
National Grid Reference:
NT 98298 06097

Details

NETHERTON BURRADON NT 90 NE 15/98 Statue of King Death c.30 yards south west of Burradon Hall

GV II

Statue of a greyhound called King Death. 1872. Sandstone. c. 2 ft. 6 inches high and 3 ft. long.

Dog seated on plain plinth with worn inscription which formerly read "KING DEATH Winner of the Waterloo Cup, Waterloo Plate etc. Born 18th Feb. 1862. Died 16th Dec. 1872 Fleve et meminisse relictum est."

The statue was formerly in the garden of Waterloo House, Harbottle (q.v.) which was renamed by the owner Dr. Richardson in honour of the dog's exploits.

Included for historical interest.

Listing NGR: NT9829806097

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
236186
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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