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WALMESLEY MONUMENT IN FRONT OF CHURCH OF ST JOHN

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: WALMESLEY MONUMENT IN FRONT OF CHURCH OF ST JOHN

List entry Number: 1384524

Location

WALMESLEY MONUMENT IN FRONT OF CHURCH OF ST JOHN, STANDISHGATE

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

County:

District: Wigan

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Jul-1983

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Dec-1999

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 484958

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

WIGAN

SD5806SW STANDISHGATE 24-1/6/74 (East side) 11/07/83 Walmesley monument in front of Church of St John (Formerly Listed as: STANDISHGATE (East side) Cross standing in front of Church of St John)

GV II

Commemorative cross. Dated 1852 on base, said to be by Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin (Pevsner). Commemorates Charles and Elizabeth Walmesley. Sandstone. Mounted on 3 square steps; square pedestal with dedicatory inscription; square shaft with roll-moulded corners, shields and symbols of the Evangelists at the base, figures of the Virgin and St John on corbels at the top, and a crocketed gablet. Forms group with Church of St John (qv) and with No.93 (St John's Club, qv). (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: South Lancashire: 1969-: 425).







Listing NGR: SD5845806055

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: South Lancashire, (1969), 425

National Grid Reference: SD 58458 06055

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