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Description: Robert Stephenson Memorial
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304945
OS Grid Reference: NZ2474763955
OS Grid Coordinates: 424747, 563955
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9696, -1.6150
NZ 2463 NE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE WESTGATE ROAD
23/593 Robert Stephenson Memorial
Statue. 1862 by J.G. Lough, Sandstone and bronze. Wide square step to heavily-
rusticated plinth and tapered octagonal pedestal supporting seated heroic figure of
Robert Stephenson. Corner projections support 4 over-life size figures representing
spheres if Stephenson's activity: miner, locomotive engineer, blacksmith and bridge
Listing NGR: NZ2474763955
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Source: English Heritage
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