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Statue of Robert Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6281 / 52°37'41"N

Longitude: -1.1251 / 1°7'30"W

OS Eastings: 459316

OS Northings: 303735

OS Grid: SK593037

Mapcode National: GBR FJM.KR

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.P6FJ

Entry Name: Statue of Robert Hall

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183485

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188625

Location: Leicester, LE1

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester Holy Trinity with St John the Divine

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

DE MONTFORT SQUARE
1.
5304
SK 5903 9/231 Statue of Robert Hall
II GV
2.
1871. Sculptor J. B. Philip. Standing figure in stone with raised arm,
on tall circular pedestal of polished granite. Robern Hall 1764-1831,
born at Arnesby near Leicester, Baptist clergyman and outstanding preacher,
advocated freedom of Press, influenced by French Revolution to speak against
corrupt government, supporter of Joseph Priestley.

Statue of Robert Hall, Nos 1 to 11 (odd) No. 55 and Nos 98 to 104 (even)
New Walk De Monyford House and Nos 77 to 97 (odd) Princess Road form a
group around De Montford Square (Nos 77 to 97 (odd) princess Road is a
building of local interest).

Listing NGR: SK5931603734

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