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Statue of James Stuart 20 Metres South East of Number 1 Village Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Drypool, City of Kingston upon Hull

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Latitude: 53.7572 / 53°45'26"N

Longitude: -0.3085 / 0°18'30"W

OS Eastings: 511619

OS Northings: 430314

OS Grid: TA116303

Mapcode National: GBR GVJ.JJ

Mapcode Global: WHHGQ.7TCH

Entry Name: Statue of James Stuart 20 Metres South East of Number 1 Village Road

Listing Date: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197757

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387622

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU8

County: City of Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Drypool

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hull, Drypool St Columba

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Enhancement on 30/03/2017

TA 13 SW,

HOLDERNESS ROAD (North West side),
Statue of James Stuart 20 metres south-east of No.1 Village Road


The statue of James Stuart (1836-1922), seed crusher, local Liberal politician and JP, erected in 1924 by his friend Thomas Ferens. The sculptor was William Aumonier. Portland stone. Life-size standing figure in oratorical pose, on a corniced square pedestal with enriched chamfered corners and an inscribed tablet to the front. Square base with cornice and 4 diagonal buttresses topped with volutes.

James Stuart was one of the promoters of the Hull and Barnsley railway, opened in 1885, and a director of British Oil and Cake Mills (BOCM).

Listing NGR: TA1161930314

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