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Robert Rodgers Obelisk at Toxteth Park Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Picton, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.3939 / 53°23'37"N

Longitude: -2.9387 / 2°56'19"W

OS Eastings: 337673

OS Northings: 388968

OS Grid: SJ376889

Mapcode National: GBR 7GT.8D

Mapcode Global: WH877.TYSL

Entry Name: Robert Rodgers Obelisk at Toxteth Park Cemetery

Listing Date: 7 September 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078264

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477133

Location: Liverpool, L8

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Picton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Toxteth St Bede with St Clement

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


Robert Rodgers Obelisk at Toxteth Park Cemetery


Funerary monument. 1868. To Robert Rodgers, merchant. Sandstone ashlar. Eclectic style. Square base and panelled plinth. Square pedestal with corner pilasters under a cornice. Cusped pointed arched panels on each side, three inscribed. Above, an enriched plinth, carrying a square tabernacle with cusped pointed arched panels under enriched gables. Short square spire with crocket finial.

Listing NGR: SJ3767388968

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

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