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Mrs Watts-Russell Memorial

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ilam, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.0547 / 53°3'16"N

Longitude: -1.7995 / 1°47'58"W

OS Eastings: 413533

OS Northings: 350845

OS Grid: SK135508

Mapcode National: GBR 487.FVX

Mapcode Global: WHCDY.BHB1

Entry Name: Mrs Watts-Russell Memorial

Listing Date: 1 February 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 274461

Location: Ilam, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, DE6

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Ilam

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Ilam

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


8/103 Mrs. Watts-Russell
G.V. II*

Memorial. 1840 with C20 restoration. In the style of the Eleanor
Crosses. 6-sided. Base stepped up to first stage consisting of trefoil
headed panels flanked by nook shafts and with pointed crocketed hoods
over; second stage has trefoil headed niches containing figures with
crocketed pointed hoods over surmounted by crocketed finials; third
stage is a C20 cross and cross shaft. Erected in memory of the first
Mrs. Watts Russell by her husband. Occupies a prominent position in the later
model estate village created by George Gilbert Scott.

Listing NGR: SK1353350845

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