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Mrs Watts-Russell Memorial, Ilam

Description: Mrs Watts-Russell Memorial

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 274461

OS Grid Reference: SK1353350845
OS Grid Coordinates: 413533, 350845
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0547, -1.7995

Location: Ilam Moor Lane, Ilam, Staffordshire DE6 2AZ

Locality: Ilam
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: DE6 2AZ

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Listing Text


8/103 Mrs. Watts-Russell
G.V. II*

Memorial. 1840 with C20 restoration. In the style of the Eleanor
Crosses. 6-sided. Base stepped up to first stage consisting of trefoil
headed panels flanked by nook shafts and with pointed crocketed hoods
over; second stage has trefoil headed niches containing figures with
crocketed pointed hoods over surmounted by crocketed finials; third
stage is a C20 cross and cross shaft. Erected in memory of the first
Mrs. Watts Russell by her husband. Occupies a prominent position in the later
model estate village created by George Gilbert Scott.

Listing NGR: SK1353350845

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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