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Statue of William Haig Brown Outside South Africa Cloister at Charterhouse School, Godalming

Description: Statue of William Haig Brown Outside South Africa Cloister at Charterhouse School

Grade: II
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

Location: Prince's Avenue, Farncombe, Godalming, Surrey GU7 2DX

Locality: Godalming
Local Authority: Waverley Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU7 2DX

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Listing Text

SU 94 SE
(south side, off)
Statue of
William Haig-Brown
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

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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