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Statue of Joesph Locke and Enclosure in Locke Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingstone, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5439 / 53°32'38"N

Longitude: -1.4887 / 1°29'19"W

OS Eastings: 433975

OS Northings: 405375

OS Grid: SE339053

Mapcode National: GBR LW1G.HB

Mapcode Global: WHDCX.35BZ

Entry Name: Statue of Joesph Locke and Enclosure in Locke Park

Listing Date: 13 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151159

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333738

Location: Barnsley, S70

County: Barnsley

Electoral Ward/Division: Kingstone

Built-Up Area: Barnsley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Barnsley St Edward the Confessor

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(south side, off),
3/49 Statue of
Joseph Locke
and enclosure in
Locke Park
- II
Statue and enclosure. 1866 by Baron Marochetti. Larger than life bronze
statue of Joseph Locke, on red granite square base inscribed:'Joseph Locke'.
Surrounded by a square enclosure with Portland stone balustrade with turned
balusters and square, panelled corner piers with ornamental capitals.
Joseph Locke, 1805-60, was brought-up in Barnsley and was apprenticed to
George Stephenson. He was engineer of the Grand Junction Railway.

Listing NGR: SE3397505375

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