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Eleanora and William Gillespie Obelisk at Toxteth Park Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Picton, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.3938 / 53°23'37"N

Longitude: -2.9387 / 2°56'19"W

OS Eastings: 337672

OS Northings: 388959

OS Grid: SJ376889

Mapcode National: GBR 7GT.8D

Mapcode Global: WH877.TYSN

Entry Name: Eleanora and William Gillespie Obelisk at Toxteth Park Cemetery

Listing Date: 7 September 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078265

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477135

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


392/33/10130 Eleanora and William Gillespie Obelisk at
Toxteth Park Cemetery


Funerary monument.1871. Sandstone ashlar with pink granite dressings and white marble panels. Gothic style. Battered square pedestal with cusped inlaid panels in moulded surrounds. Square tabernacle with crocketed cross-gables, on clustered granite shafts. Cusped pointed-arched panels, one inscribed. Tall octagonal spire finial with bands of enrichment, topped with a cross.

Listing NGR: SJ3767288959

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

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