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Statue of Mercury 100 Metres North-West of Biddick Hall, Bournmoor

Description: Statue of Mercury 100 Metres North-West of Biddick Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109364

OS Grid Reference: NZ3136052867
OS Grid Coordinates: 431360, 552867
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8696, -1.5129

Location: The Avenue, Bournmoor, Durham DH3 4PQ

Locality: Bournmoor
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH3 4PQ

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Listing Text

NZ 35 SW
5/18 Inset Statue of
Mercury 100 metres
north-west of
Biddick Hall

Statue of Mercury on pedestal. Probably C19 lead statue on later stone

Pedestal has cyma-moulded plinth, sunk panel on each face and corniced top.
Statue of Mercury with winged helmet and sandals standing in a pose remininscent
of the Eros statue in Piccadilly, London.

Listing NGR: NZ3136052867

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Source: English Heritage

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