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Statue of King Alfred

A Grade II Listed Building in Wantage, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.5886 / 51°35'18"N

Longitude: -1.4265 / 1°25'35"W

OS Eastings: 439829

OS Northings: 187903

OS Grid: SU398879

Mapcode National: GBR 6Y6.66C

Mapcode Global: VHC12.7B7J

Plus Code: 9C3WHHQF+CC

Entry Name: Statue of King Alfred

Listing Date: 6 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198394

English Heritage Legacy ID: 251199

Location: Wantage, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX12

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Wantage

Built-Up Area: Wantage

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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542/9/103 Statue of King Alfred


Statue of King Alfred. 1877, by Count Gleichen of Hohenlohe-Foedore, Queen
Victoria's nephew. Italian marble. Presented to Wantage by Colonel Sir Robert
Loyd-Lindsay V.C., later Lord Wantage, and unveiled by the Prince and Princess of Wales in 1877.

Listing NGR: SU3982987903

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