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Description: Monument to Charles Brook
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 188925
OS Grid Reference: SP5370999430
OS Grid Coordinates: 453709, 299430
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5900, -1.2086
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ENDERBY BLABY ROAD
9/5 Monument to Charles Brook
Monument. Circa 1872. To Charles Brook 1813-1872. Square stone base with
2 polygonal steps up to cylindrical pedestal of polished granite with inscription
and moulded capital and base. On top of pedestal is a stumpy quatrefoil pier
of white marble with stiff-leaf capital, the front shaft with a carved portrait
head in a mandorla-type arrangement. Above is a carved figure of an angel
kneeling on one knee with small children sheltering in its wings. Charles Brook
funded the rebuilding of the church opposite and probably funded the building
of the school.
Listing NGR: SP5370999430
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Source: English Heritage
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