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Latitude: 50.7885 / 50°47'18"N
Longitude: -1.0983 / 1°5'53"W
OS Eastings: 463657
OS Northings: 99162
OS Grid: SZ636991
Mapcode National: GBR VPW.PR
Mapcode Global: FRA 87L0.7Y3
Plus Code: 9C2WQWQ2+CM
Entry Name: The Fitzclarence Monument
Listing Date: 25 September 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103860
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475001
Location: Southsea Common, Portsmouth, PO5
County: City of Portsmouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Thomas
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Portsmouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: St Thomas of Canterbury, Portsmouth
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
Tagged with: Monument
SZ6399 PEMBROKE ROAD
774-1/12/80 (North East side)
25/09/72 The Fitzclarence Monument
Also known as: The Clarence Monument PEMBROKE ROAD.
Monument. 1852. By J Truefitt and WB Davis. Portland stone.
Tapering octagonal column on multi-stepped base, Gothic
crowning feature of octagonal capital with ogee crocketed
tracery to underside and finial with traceried panels and
crockets, terminated in a weather vane (broken). Erected in
memory of Lieutenant-General Fitzclarence who died 1852.
Inscription reads: "To Lieutenant-General Lord Frederick
Fitzclarence, G.C.H., this column was erected by the
inhabitants of Portsmouth to mark their sense of the many
services rendered to the Borough during his command of this
(Berridge DW: Monuments and Memorials in the City of
Portsmouth: 1989-: 10; Lloyd DW: Buildings of Portsmouth and
its Environs: Portsmouth: 1974-: 82).
Listing NGR: SZ6334899296
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