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Description: Statue of Minerva and Pedestal Approximately 40 Metres East of the Priory
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
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SE 55 NW NUN MONKTON THE AVENUE
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
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Source: English Heritage
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