Description: Nelson Gate
Date Listed: 4 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 328350
OS Grid Reference: SE6133281761
OS Grid Coordinates: 461332, 481761
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2279, -1.0607
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SE 68 SW SPROXTON A170
Duncombe Park Estate
6/124 Nelson Gate
Gateway in form of triumphal arch for Duncombe Park(qv HeLmsley). 1806.
Sandstone ashlar. Triumphal arch with impost and dated keystone and
superimposed Tuscan order. Inscribed frieze; to front: 'To the memory
of Lord Viscount Nelson and the unparalleled gallant achievements of the
British navy'. To rear: 'Lamented Hero! 0 price his conquering
country grieved to pays 0 dear bought glories of Trafalgar Day!'
Listing NGR: SE6133281761
Source: English Heritage
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