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Queen Victoria Jubilee Statue

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbey, Reading

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4566 / 51°27'23"N

Longitude: -0.9702 / 0°58'12"W

OS Eastings: 471647

OS Northings: 173566

OS Grid: SU716735

Mapcode National: GBR QMF.59

Mapcode Global: VHDWT.4NG8

Entry Name: Queen Victoria Jubilee Statue

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113483

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38947

Location: Reading, RG1

County: Reading

Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey

Built-Up Area: Reading

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Reading St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

FRIAR STREET
1.
5128
Queen Victoria
Jubilee Statue
SU 7173 NE 1/489
II GV
2.
Facing down Blagrave Street. 1857. Sculptor George Simmonds, son of one of
Readings notables. Large Carrara marble statue of the Queen Empress in commanding
and appropriate attire. High plinth with moulded cornice and base on wide
step which has red granite corner bollards. Inscription tablet facing Blagrave
Street.


Listing NGR: SU7164773566

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