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Walmesley Memorial and Surrounding Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Colerne, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4391 / 51°26'20"N

Longitude: -2.2601 / 2°15'36"W

OS Eastings: 382016

OS Northings: 171154

OS Grid: ST820711

Mapcode National: GBR 0PV.RDV

Mapcode Global: VH96G.S313

Entry Name: Walmesley Memorial and Surrounding Railings

Listing Date: 9 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199388

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317350

Location: Colerne, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Colerne

Built-Up Area: Colerne Airfield

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Colerne with N Wraxall

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

COLERNE MARKET PLACE
ST 8271 Walmesley Memorial and
8/258
surrounding railings

GV II

Memorial column, dated 1893, possibly by W.J. Willcox, to R.
Walmsley of Lucknam Park. Bath stone. Large stone step inscribed
F. Sheppard, Colerne, carrying high pedestal with moulded base and
cornice, inscription panels, arms and monogram of R. Walmsley.
Column of Jacobean-type Roman doric with exaggerated entasis and
square cap with pendant drops to corners. Stone sundial above,
dated 1893. Spearhead iron railings on stone kerb surround
triangular green, broken on east side for bus shelter. Gatepost on
south side marked Saunders, Batheaston.


Listing NGR: ST8201671154

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