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Walmesley Memorial and Surrounding Railings, Colerne

Description: Walmesley Memorial and Surrounding Railings

Grade: II
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

Location: Market Place, Colerne, Wiltshire SN14 8DF

Locality: Colerne
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 8DF

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Listing Text

ST 8271 Walmesley Memorial and
surrounding railings


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

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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