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Statue in Garden of Howard's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cardington, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.1199 / 52°7'11"N

Longitude: -0.4149 / 0°24'53"W

OS Eastings: 508623

OS Northings: 248025

OS Grid: TL086480

Mapcode National: GBR G2F.3WS

Mapcode Global: VHFQ8.RZJ8

Entry Name: Statue in Garden of Howard's House

Listing Date: 17 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114148

English Heritage Legacy ID: 36653

Location: Cardington, Bedford, MK44

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Cardington

Built-Up Area: Cardington

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cardington

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


9/16 Statue in garden of
Howard's House


Statue. C18. Lead figures on stone pedestal. Depicts boy ice skating, with
game birds strapped to waist, accompanied by running dog carrying game bird in
its mouth. Reputed to be Russian, probably a gift to John Howard after his
first visit to Russia in 1781.

Listing NGR: TL0864047985

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

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