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Statue of Minerva and Pedestal Approximately 40 Metres East of the Priory, Nun Monkton

Description: Statue of Minerva and Pedestal Approximately 40 Metres East of the Priory

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 331676

OS Grid Reference: SE5122257918
OS Grid Coordinates: 451222, 457918
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0147, -1.2198

Location: Nun Monkton, North Yorkshire YO26 8ES

Locality: Nun Monkton
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO26 8ES

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Listing Text

(east end)

2/34 Statue of Minerva and
pedestal approximately 40
metres east of The Priory


Statue of Minerva 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 Minerva in Roman
armour holding spear in right hand. Not in original position. One of a
group of early C18 lead statues.

Listing NGR: SE5122257918

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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