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Latitude: 53.3872 / 53°23'13"N
Longitude: -2.5982 / 2°35'53"W
OS Eastings: 360310
OS Northings: 387984
OS Grid: SJ603879
Mapcode National: GBR BY98.9H
Mapcode Global: WH98R.2414
Entry Name: Technical School
Listing Date: 4 April 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1329722
English Heritage Legacy ID: 58830
Location: Warrington, WA1
Locality: Bewsey & Whitecross
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Warrington Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
SJ 6087 2/104
1900-02 by William and Segar Owen. Red brick, 2 high storeys. Stone centre portion
with massive entrance up steps, with hood, blocked paired columns above with large
curved pediment at top, and iron balcony to upper window. 5 windows on each floor
at each side of entrance and also in semi-basement behind area steps. Terracotta
relief panels below upper windows, with names of eminent historical scientists.
Interior hall has mosaic floor with signs of zodiac, elaborately carved doorways,
glass, moulded frieze, and iron balusters to stairs.
All the listed buildings in Palmyra Square form a group with Nos 9 to 2l (odd), the
Museum and Art Gallery Bold Street, No l0 Egypt Street, Nos 3 to 13 (odd) Springfield
Street, and Nos l3 and 15 Suez Street.
Listing NGR: SJ6031087984
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