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Leith Walk, Queen Victoria Statue

A Category B Listed Building in Edinburgh, Edinburgh

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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: Leith Walk, Queen Victoria Statue

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

Electoral Ward: Leith

Traditional County: Midlothian

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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).

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