History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Edinburgh, Leith Walk, Statue of Queen Victoria

A Category B Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9707 / 55°58'14"N

Longitude: -3.1717 / 3°10'18"W

OS Eastings: 326967

OS Northings: 675923

OS Grid: NT269759

Mapcode National: GBR 8T7.14

Mapcode Global: WH6SM.76X3

Entry Name: Edinburgh, Leith Walk, Statue of Queen Victoria

Listing Date: 29 March 1995

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 364926

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB27654

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Edinburgh

County: Edinburgh

Town: Edinburgh

Unitary Authority Ward: Leith

Traditional County: Midlothian

Find accommodation in
Seafield

Description

Signed and dated John Stevenson Rhind, 1907. Bronze pedestrian statue of Queen Victoria on sandstone pedestal (1986) with consoled, chamfered angles and cornice, with bronze bas relief plaques/cartouches; granite plinth circular at base (1986) with decorative wrought-iron at foot of pedestal. Commemorative plaques for 5th Volunteer Battalion ?Royal Scots?, South Africa 1900-2, and for Queen Victoria entering Leith Sept 1842 (signed J S Rhind, 1912).

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.