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Description: Statue of William Haig Brown Outside South Africa Cloister at Charterhouse School
Date Listed: 1 February 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 291424
OS Grid Reference: SU9634744988
OS Grid Coordinates: 496347, 144988
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1960, -0.6225
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GODALMING HURTMORE ROAD
SU 94 SE
(south side, off)
outside South Africa
cloister at Charterhouse
Statue. 1900 by H Bates and students. Ashlar and bronze. Stepped, swept
plinth with inscription panel and roll-moulded cornice. Seated bronze figure of
William Haig-Brown, gowned and holding model of the school chapel in his right
hand. Haig-Brown was headmaster 1864-97 and moved the school from London to its
present location in 1872. The statue was modelled by H Bates, but he died
before completing the work and the actual statue was produced by his students
(information from school).
Listing NGR: SU9634744988
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Source: English Heritage
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