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Statue of Queen Victoria

A Grade II* Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9703 / 54°58'13"N

Longitude: -1.6116 / 1°36'41"W

OS Eastings: 424961

OS Northings: 564031

OS Grid: NZ249640

Mapcode National: GBR SPK.2T

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.6BTK

Entry Name: Statue of Queen Victoria

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024771

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304826

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: St Nicholas Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE ST. NICHOLAS' SQUARE
20/486 Statue of Queen Victoria
GV II*
Statue; c.1900 by Alfred Gilbert. Pink granite pedestal, with diagonal pilasters and
bowed sides, to bronze statue. Seated figure in chair with elaborate canopy and base.
Pedestal inscribed with THE THRONE IS ESTABLISHED BY RIGHTEOUSNESS; Unveiled 1903;
the gift of W.H. Stephenson to commemorate 500 years of the shrievalty of Newcastle,
1400-1900.


Listing NGR: NZ2496164031

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