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Statue of General Wolfe, to East of Royal Observatory, Greenwich

Description: Statue of General Wolfe, to East of Royal Observatory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 June 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 200391

OS Grid Reference: TQ3892977324
OS Grid Coordinates: 538929, 177324
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4778, -0.0008

Location: Blackheath Avenue, Greenwich, Greater London SE10 8XJ

Locality: Greenwich
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE10 8XJ

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Listing Text


Statue of General Wolfe,
to East of Royal Observatory
TQ 3877 26/G56


1930. Dr R Tait McKenzie, sculptor. Bronze figure holding telescope on high,
square stone plinth up 4 shallow and one tall step. Inscription "This monument,
the gift of the Canadian people, was unveiled on the 5th of June 1930 by Le Marquis
de Montcalm." Plinth much pitted by bomb fragments.

Listing NGR: TQ3888877321

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Source: English Heritage

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