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Bellot Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Greenwich, London

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Latitude: 51.4836 / 51°29'1"N

Longitude: -0.0078 / 0°0'28"W

OS Eastings: 538424

OS Northings: 177957

OS Grid: TQ384779

Mapcode National: GBR L1.8P4

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.TZ60

Entry Name: Bellot Memorial

Listing Date: 8 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1211355

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200513

Location: Greenwich, London, SE10

County: London

District: Greenwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Greenwich West

Built-Up Area: Greenwich

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Greenwich St Alfege

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 25/10/2016

TQ 3877 26/480

ROMNEY ROAD SE10 (North Side)
Bellot Memorial

(Formerly listed as Monument just outside boundary fence of Royal Naval College and about 16 yards west of north-west corner of King Charles' Quarter

1853. 3 steps of polished shap granite resting on sloped, square stone plinth. Low, square shaft bearing, on North side, incised inscription "BELLOT". One step and obelisk above. On south face of shaft an attached copper plate bearing inscription "To the intrepid young Bellot of the French Navy who, in the endeavour to rescue Franklin, shared the fate and the glory of that illustrious navigator. From his British admirers 1853."

Listing NGR: TQ3842477957

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

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