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Statue of King William Iii and Flanking Lamps

A Grade I Listed Building in Myton, City of Kingston upon Hull

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7411 / 53°44'27"N

Longitude: -0.3336 / 0°20'0"W

OS Eastings: 510004

OS Northings: 428476

OS Grid: TA100284

Mapcode National: GBR GPQ.5B

Mapcode Global: WHGFR.V7BC

Entry Name: Statue of King William Iii and Flanking Lamps

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Last Amended: 21 January 1994

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197697

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387680

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

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Listing Text


KINGSTON UPON HULL

TA1028SW MARKET PLACE
680-1/26/256 Statue of King William III and
13/10/52 flanking lamps
(Formerly Listed as:
MARKET PLACE
Statue of King William III)

GV I

Equestrian statue and 4 flanking lamps. Statue 1734, by Peter
Scheemakers. Lamps late C19, by King & Peach of Hull. Larger
than life-size gilt statue of the king in Roman dress, on a
rectangular ashlar pedestal with cornice and iron guard rail.
At the front, an inscription "This statue was erected in the
year 1734 to the memory of king William the third our great
deliverer". Under the inscription, a drinking fountain.
Stepped oval base with 4 pedestals with plinths and cornices,
each carrying a a cast-iron globe lamp.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire; York and the East
Riding: London: 1972-: 275).


Listing NGR: TA1000428476

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