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Description: Statue of Girl with Birds Nest and Pedestal Approximately 30 Metres East of the Priory
Date Listed: 27 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 331673
OS Grid Reference: SE5120557898
OS Grid Coordinates: 451205, 457898
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0146, -1.2201
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SE 55 NW NUN MONKTON THE AVENUE
2/31 Statue of Girl with
Bird's Nest and pedestal
approximately 30 metres
east of The Priory
Statue of Girl with Bird's Nest and pedestal. Early C18, restored c1985.
Sculptor unknown. Restoration by Andrew Naylor. Lead statue, ashlar
pedestal. Overall height approximately 2.70 metres, with lifesize statue.
Rectangular pedestal with moulded base and cornice carries figure of girl in
bodiced dress holding a bird's nest. Not in original position. One of a
group of early C18 lead statues.
Listing NGR: SE5120557898
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Source: English Heritage
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