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Monument to Frederick Hardwicke, 15 Metres North of West Tower of Church of St. Edmund

A Grade II Listed Building in Sedgefield, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6534 / 54°39'12"N

Longitude: -1.4491 / 1°26'56"W

OS Eastings: 435643

OS Northings: 528840

OS Grid: NZ356288

Mapcode National: GBR LGBM.2N

Mapcode Global: WHD6H.Q95G

Entry Name: Monument to Frederick Hardwicke, 15 Metres North of West Tower of Church of St. Edmund

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322834

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112149

Location: Sedgefield, County Durham, TS21

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Sedgefield

Built-Up Area: Sedgefield

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Upper Skerne

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


NZ 3528 SEDGEFIELD FRONT STREET
(South side, off)

13/36 Monument to Frederick
Hardwicke, 15 metres
north of west tower of
Church of St. Edmund
II


Pedestal monument to Frederick Hardwicke. 1854 by M. Spark. Sandstone monument
about 2.0 metres high. Square base supports rectangular pedestal with projecting
pedimented top. Pedestal has an attached Tuscan colonette at each corner and is
inscribed (with Gothic lettering and some scrollwork): IN MEMORY OF FREDERICK
HARDWICKE (BOLTON), AGED 21 YEARS, SERJEANT IN THE VITH INNISKILLING DRAGOONS
WHO FELL IN THE MEMORABLE CHARGE OF HEAVY CAVALRY AT BALAKLAVA ON THE 25TH. OF
OCTOBER, MDCCCLIV. BELOVED BY ALL WHO KNEW HIM. Pedimented top has blank shield
in tympanum.


Listing NGR: NZ3564328840

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