Description: Statue of Mars and Pedestal Approximately 40 Metres South of the Priory
Date Listed: 27 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 331675
OS Grid Reference: SE5122957920
OS Grid Coordinates: 451229, 457920
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0148, -1.2197
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SE 55 NW NUN MONKTON THE AVENUE
2/33 Statue of Mars and
pedestal approximately 40
metres east of The Priory
Statue of Mars with pedestal. Early C18, restored c1985. Sculptor unknown.
Restoration by Andrew Naylor. Lead statue, ashlar pedestal. Overall height
approximately 2.50 metres with lifesize statue. Rectangular pedestal with
moulded base and cornice carries figure of Mars in Roman armour holding
spear in left hand. Not in original position. One of a group of early C18.
Listing NGR: SE5122257918
Source: English Heritage
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