History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

John Smith Statue, Museum Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Lichfield, Staffordshire

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 52.6834 / 52°41'0"N

Longitude: -1.833 / 1°49'58"W

OS Eastings: 411385

OS Northings: 309539

OS Grid: SK113095

Mapcode National: GBR 3C9.RCY

Mapcode Global: WHCGN.TTB5

Plus Code: 9C4WM5M8+9Q

Entry Name: John Smith Statue, Museum Gardens

Listing Date: 6 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187361

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382589

Location: Lichfield, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13

County: Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Lichfield

Built-Up Area: Lichfield

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Lichfield Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

Find accommodation in

Listing Text


1094-1/4/43 (South West side)
06/03/70 John Smith Statue, Museum Gardens


Statue of Captain John Smith, commander of the RMS Titanic,
who went down with his ship, 1912. By Lady Kathleen Scott.
1914. Granite base with bronze statue and plaque. Plain plinth
has plaque to front with lettering, and inscription above.
Figure in overcoat and cap with arms folded. The loss of the
Titanic was one of the greatest maritime disasters; 1513 lives
were lost. Captain Smith was a Staffordshire man.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London:
1974-: P.192).

Listing NGR: SK1138509539

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.