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Latitude: 53.7437 / 53°44'37"N
Longitude: -0.3392 / 0°20'21"W
OS Eastings: 509627
OS Northings: 428760
OS Grid: TA096287
Mapcode National: GBR GMP.ZD
Mapcode Global: WHGFR.R5NB
Entry Name: Queen Victoria Statue and Public Toilets
Listing Date: 21 January 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197686
English Heritage Legacy ID: 387757
Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU1
County: City of Kingston upon Hull
Electoral Ward/Division: Myton
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Hull Most Holy and Undivided Trinity
Church of England Diocese: York
KINGSTON UPON HULL
TA0928NE QUEEN VICTORIA SQUARE
680-1/22/321 Queen Victoria statue and public
Statue and public toilets. Statue 1903, by C Fehr. Toilets
c1925, restored 1989. Larger than life-size standing bronze
figure in Imperial robes. Rectangular Portland stone pedestal
with cornice and rusticated coved corners. Ends have relief
panels and inscriptions. North and south sides have larger
than life-size allegorical female figures on pedestals, linked
to main pedestal by moulded string course. Double chamfered
plinth and stepped base. Toilet, grey granite. Elliptical
plan, mainly below ground, with central platform on which the
statue stands. Corniced balustrade with chamfered coping,
divided into 4 sections, each ending with panelled rectangular
pedestals topped with a cast-iron latticework globe lamp.
Between the pedestals, a plain low wall with opening to steps.
Between the sections of balustrade, curved steps to the
central platform. INTERIOR retains original earthenware
stalls, cisterns and cubicles in Gents section.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire; York and The East
Riding: London: 1972-: 278).
Listing NGR: TA0962728760
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