Description: Statue of Joesph Locke and Enclosure in Locke Park
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333738
OS Grid Reference: SE3397505375
OS Grid Coordinates: 433975, 405375
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5439, -1.4887
SE30NW BARNSLEY PARK ROAD
(south side, off),
3/49 Statue of
and enclosure in
Statue and enclosure. 1866 by Baron Marochetti. Larger than life bronze
statue of Joseph Locke, on red granite square base inscribed:'Joseph Locke'.
Surrounded by a square enclosure with Portland stone balustrade with turned
balusters and square, panelled corner piers with ornamental capitals.
Joseph Locke, 1805-60, was brought-up in Barnsley and was apprenticed to
George Stephenson. He was engineer of the Grand Junction Railway.
Listing NGR: SE3397505375
Source: English Heritage
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