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Statue of Roman Soilder Approximately 50 Metres to North North East of Bear Pit

A Grade II Listed Building in Wentworth, Rotherham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4753 / 53°28'31"N

Longitude: -1.4127 / 1°24'45"W

OS Eastings: 439076

OS Northings: 397781

OS Grid: SK390977

Mapcode National: GBR LXK7.YX

Mapcode Global: WHDD4.8XJ4

Entry Name: Statue of Roman Soilder Approximately 50 Metres to North North East of Bear Pit

Listing Date: 21 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382385

Location: Wentworth, Rotherham, S62

County: Rotherham

Civil Parish: Wentworth

Built-Up Area: Wentworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wentworth Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SK39NE WENTWORTH WENTWORTH WOODHOUSE
SK39099779

4/125 Statue of Roman soldier
approximately 50 metres
to north- north-east of
Bear Pit

GV II


Statue. Probably C17. Limestone, much weathered. Near life-size figure
of a Roman soldier leaning on a shield to his left. Carved in naive
style. Right arm and leg missing. Bearded face with doleful expression.
Now in an informal garden setting.


Listing NGR: SK3907697781

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

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