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Statue of Queen Victoria on Front Lawn of Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Statue of Queen Victoria on Front Lawn of Royal Victoria Infirmary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304806

OS Grid Reference: NZ2443664939
OS Grid Coordinates: 424436, 564939
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9785, -1.6197

Location: Richardson Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 4LP

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 4LP

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Listing Text

(north side)
15/474 Statue of Queen Victoria
on front Lawn of Royal
Victoria Infirmary.
G.V. II*
Statue. Dated 1906, signed GEO FRAMPTON R.A. Sandstone terrace and walls; white
marble statue. Paved square terrace with indented corners has steps on sides
opposite hospital entrance and flanking dwarf walls with wide sloped coping. High
square pedestal has 4 low square buttresses at corners, and side panels with curved
heads, bearing inscriptions VICTORIA OF ENGLAND/1837-1901/; UNVEILED BY KING EDWARD
VII/JULY 11, 1906/; THE GIFT OF SIR RILEY LORD/1906. Over-life-size statue of
young Queen standing in robes with orb, sceptre and crown.

Listing NGR: NZ2443664939

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Source: English Heritage

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