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Latitude: 53.7353 / 53°44'7"N
Longitude: -0.363 / 0°21'46"W
OS Eastings: 508078
OS Northings: 427789
OS Grid: TA080277
Mapcode National: GBR GGS.WD
Mapcode Global: WHGFR.DCCS
Entry Name: Fishermens Memorial at Junction with Boulevard
Listing Date: 21 January 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197743
English Heritage Legacy ID: 387580
Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU3
County: City of Kingston upon Hull
Electoral Ward/Division: St Andrew's
Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Hull St John the Baptist, Newington
Church of England Diocese: York
KINGSTON UPON HULL
TA02NE HESSLE ROAD
680-1/8/167 (South side)
Fishermens' Memorial at junction
Memorial statue. 1906. By Albert Leake. Life size Portland
stone figure of a fisherman in a defiant attitude, on a square
pink granite pedestal with plinth, cornice and inscription.
Stepped stone base. The memorial was erected by public
subscription in memory of 3 trawlermen killed in 1904 when the
Russian Baltic Fleet fired on a group of Hull fishing vessels.
This is known as the Dogger Bank Incident and ironically led
to an improvement in Anglo-Russian relations.
(Palmer, A: A Dictionary of Modern History: Harmondsworth:
Listing NGR: TA0807827789
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