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Latitude: 54.9699 / 54°58'11"N
Longitude: -2.1037 / 2°6'13"W
OS Eastings: 393461
OS Northings: 563922
OS Grid: NY934639
Mapcode National: GBR FBRZ.C7
Mapcode Global: WHB2C.NBGV
Entry Name: Statue of Lieutenant Colonel Ge Benson at Southern End of Beaumont Street
Listing Date: 18 May 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1370777
English Heritage Legacy ID: 239043
Location: Hexham, Northumberland, NE46
Civil Parish: Hexham
Built-Up Area: Hexham
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Hexham
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
1. (North-West Side)
Statue of Lieut. Col.
G.E. Benson at southern
end of Beaumont Street
NY 9363 2/162
Facing south. Circa 1910. Erected by subscription. Large bronze statue of
Boer War hero striding forwards and holding binoculars. High moulded plinth
below cube pedestal. Circular modern verge and flowerbed below.
Listing NGR: NY9346163922
This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 9 February 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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