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Latitude: 52.9276 / 52°55'39"N
Longitude: -0.0564 / 0°3'23"W
OS Eastings: 530744
OS Northings: 338458
OS Grid: TF307384
Mapcode National: GBR JX0.JJT
Mapcode Global: WHHLX.3NDZ
Plus Code: 9C4XWWHV+2C
Entry Name: Statue to William Dennis, in Front of Kirton Town Hall
Listing Date: 5 April 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1165276
English Heritage Legacy ID: 192109
Location: Kirton, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE20
Civil Parish: Kirton
Built-Up Area: Kirton
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Kirton-in-Holland St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
Tagged with: Statue
TF 33 NW KIRTON STATION ROAD
9/56 Statue to William
Dennis, in front
of Kirton Town Hall
Statue to William Dennis. 1930. Sculptor P. Lindsey Clark.
Ashlar and bronze. Portland stone base with carved panels to 3
sides representing potato production, drainage and wheat growing.
On the face the inscription "William Dennis 1841-1921". The
bronze figure is seated, with crossed ankles and a walking stick.
At the rear is his hat. William Dennis made his fortune with a
huge potato empire at the turn of the century and gave Kirton its
town hall outside which the statue is located. Kirton Town Hall,
mentioned in the address, is not a listed building. Source:
Neil R. Wright.
Listing NGR: TF3074438458
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