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Description: Statue of William Iii
Date Listed: 29 July 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 141397
OS Grid Reference: SU7465123247
OS Grid Coordinates: 474651, 123247
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0038, -0.9374
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1501 (In the centre)
Statue of William III
SU 7423 3/1 29.7.49.
Very fine C18 equestrian lead statue of William of Orange in the costume
of a Roman Senator. Stone pedestal of equally good design. Latin inscription.
Statue restored in 1912 by Public Subscription. Professor Robert Colton,
ARA, Royal Academy, advised the Restoration Committee. Messrs Singer and
Sons Limited, founders, of Frome carried out the work. The statue forms
a focal point of the Square and the town generally. (NMR).
Listing NGR: SU7462323210
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Source: English Heritage
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