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Description: Leverhulme Memorial at Junction with Queen Mary's Drive
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215612
OS Grid Reference: SJ3354084776
OS Grid Coordinates: 333540, 384776
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3557, -3.0000
BEBINGTON WINDY BANK
SJ 3384 NE
20.12.65 Queen Mary's Drive
Memorial. 1930 (date on sculpture). Obelisk. By J. Lomax
Simpson, sculpture by Sir W. Reid Dick. Clad in polished
granite with bronze sculpture. Circular island with central
square fluted base with projections to east and west, that
to west inscribed "LEVERHULME 1851-1925" with memorial
inscription below. Obelisk clad in tall rectangular panels,
supports female figure representing Inspiration, with hands
and face raised. Bronze figure group to west; mother and
child flanked by figures representing Industry and
Education, with Art to rear, facing Lady Lever Art Gallery
Listing NGR: SJ3354084776
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Source: English Heritage
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