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Latitude: 50.7974 / 50°47'50"N
Longitude: -1.0918 / 1°5'30"W
OS Eastings: 464100
OS Northings: 100151
OS Grid: SU641001
Mapcode National: GBR VQX.KS
Mapcode Global: FRA 86LZ.QGC
Entry Name: Statue of Queen Victoria
Listing Date: 25 September 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1104315
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474682
Location: Portsmouth, PO1
County: City of Portsmouth
Electoral Ward/Division: Charles Dickens
Built-Up Area: Portsmouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Southsea St Luke and St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
SU 6400 SW,
Statue of Queen Victoria
Statue of Queen Victoria. 1903, repositioned 1972. By Alfred
Drury. Granite. Bronze statue of aged Queen Victoria set on
high 4-sided corniced plinth with moulded base. Bronze plaque
main inscription reads 'Victoria Regina et imperatrix 1837 -
1901', bronze plaque at top of plinth represents the borough
crest, further bronze plaque reads 'Erected by public
subscription during the Majority of Sir William T Dupree and
unveiled on July 8th 1903 by Lady Dupree'. Inscription on
stone base reads 'These stones were laid 19th December 1972 to
mark the building of the Civic Offices and Guildhall Square'.
The statue and base was moved from nearby during the
construction of Guildhall Square in 1972.
(Berridge D W: Monuments and Memorials in the City of
Portsmouth: 1984-: 11).
Listing NGR: SU6402800165
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