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Statue of Queen Victoria on Front Lawn of Royal Victoria Infirmary

A Grade II* Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9785 / 54°58'42"N

Longitude: -1.6197 / 1°37'11"W

OS Eastings: 424436

OS Northings: 564939

OS Grid: NZ244649

Mapcode National: GBR SNC.VC

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.24Z8

Entry Name: Statue of Queen Victoria on Front Lawn of Royal Victoria Infirmary

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024801

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304806

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newcastle St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 2464 NW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE QUEEN VICTORIA ROAD
(north side)
15/474 Statue of Queen Victoria
on front Lawn of Royal
Victoria Infirmary.
G.V. II*
Statue. Dated 1906, signed GEO FRAMPTON R.A. Sandstone terrace and walls; white
marble statue. Paved square terrace with indented corners has steps on sides
opposite hospital entrance and flanking dwarf walls with wide sloped coping. High
square pedestal has 4 low square buttresses at corners, and side panels with curved
heads, bearing inscriptions VICTORIA OF ENGLAND/1837-1901/; UNVEILED BY KING EDWARD
VII/JULY 11, 1906/; THE GIFT OF SIR RILEY LORD/1906. Over-life-size statue of
young Queen standing in robes with orb, sceptre and crown.


Listing NGR: NZ2443664939

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