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Description: Watt's Monument
Date Listed: 14 February 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 135958
OS Grid Reference: SU4184212402
OS Grid Coordinates: 441842, 112402
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9096, -1.4062
1. WATTS PARK
5239 (formerly West Park)
SU 4112 1/216 14.2.69
Erected 1861 to the design of Richard Cockle Lucas. It commemorates Isaac
Watts the hymn writer (1614-1748). Tall grey marble plinth on stepped base.
Life sized statue with outstretched ants in C18 costume in white marble.
Inset white marble tablets on plinth, three showing scenes in Watts' life,
the fourth with an inscription.
Listing NGR: SU4255313582
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Source: English Heritage
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