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Monument in West Derby Village

A Grade II* Listed Building in West Derby, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4328 / 53°25'58"N

Longitude: -2.9099 / 2°54'35"W

OS Eastings: 339646

OS Northings: 393277

OS Grid: SJ396932

Mapcode National: GBR 7NC.HF

Mapcode Global: WH872.8ZL6

Entry Name: Monument in West Derby Village

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068388

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213675

Location: Liverpool, L12

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: West Derby

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: West Derby St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 01/09/2015

SJ 3993

ALMONDS GREEN (east side), L12,
Monument in West Derby Village

(Formerly listed as Village Cross)


G.V. II*

Monument. 1861-70. Eden Nesfield, with carvings by Forsyth. Stone base of 3 steps (square) on stone pavement, surrounded by iron railings. High moulded plinth, circular stone column and 4 marble columns at angles, with Gothic carved capitals and reliefs of 4 evangelists. Large seated Christ at top, in a square aedicules of 3 open cusped sides and a rear carved panel of the Hand of God, Adam and Eve, and the Crucifixion. A handsome and elaborate exercise in "Early French" Gothic.

Listing NGR: SJ3964693277

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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