Description: Walmesley Memorial and Surrounding Railings
Date Listed: 9 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 317350
OS Grid Reference: ST8201671154
OS Grid Coordinates: 382016, 171154
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4391, -2.2601
COLERNE MARKET PLACE
ST 8271 Walmesley Memorial and
Memorial column, dated 1893, possibly by W.J. Willcox, to R.
Walmsley of Lucknam Park. Bath stone. Large stone step inscribed
F. Sheppard, Colerne, carrying high pedestal with moulded base and
cornice, inscription panels, arms and monogram of R. Walmsley.
Column of Jacobean-type Roman doric with exaggerated entasis and
square cap with pendant drops to corners. Stone sundial above,
dated 1893. Spearhead iron railings on stone kerb surround
triangular green, broken on east side for bus shelter. Gatepost on
south side marked Saunders, Batheaston.
Listing NGR: ST8201671154
Source: English Heritage
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