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Cannon on Plinth Opposite No 64

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2728 / 51°16'22"N

Longitude: 0.5203 / 0°31'13"E

OS Eastings: 575899

OS Northings: 155642

OS Grid: TQ758556

Mapcode National: GBR PR7.0CR

Mapcode Global: VHJMD.Y8YM

Entry Name: Cannon on Plinth Opposite No 64

Listing Date: 2 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224372

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173352

Location: Maidstone, Kent, ME14

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Town: Maidstone

Electoral Ward/Division: High Street

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

(South-East Side)
Cannon on Plinth
Opposite No 64.
TQ 7555 NE 1/279

A mid C19 Russian Cannon on gun carriage captured at Sebastopol and presented
to Maidstone by Lord Pamure the Secretary of War and George Wickham, Mayor
of Maidstone in 1858. This is embedded in a rusticated stone plinth.

Listing NGR: TQ7590055642

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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