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Statue of Mercury 100 Metres North-West of Biddick Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bournmoor, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8696 / 54°52'10"N

Longitude: -1.5129 / 1°30'46"W

OS Eastings: 431360

OS Northings: 552867

OS Grid: NZ313528

Mapcode National: GBR KDW4.85

Mapcode Global: WHC45.QVSR

Entry Name: Statue of Mercury 100 Metres North-West of Biddick Hall

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158910

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109364

Location: Bournmoor, County Durham, DH3

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bournmoor

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Burnmoor

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 35 SW
5/18 Inset Statue of
Mercury 100 metres
north-west of
Biddick Hall

Statue of Mercury on pedestal. Probably C19 lead statue on later stone

Pedestal has cyma-moulded plinth, sunk panel on each face and corniced top.
Statue of Mercury with winged helmet and sandals standing in a pose remininscent
of the Eros statue in Piccadilly, London.

Listing NGR: NZ3136052867

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

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