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Monument to Mark Firth 60 Metres East of New Chapel at General Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Nether Edge and Sharrow, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3691 / 53°22'8"N

Longitude: -1.4877 / 1°29'15"W

OS Eastings: 434185

OS Northings: 385921

OS Grid: SK341859

Mapcode National: GBR 9CQ.K2

Mapcode Global: WHDDP.3LV2

Entry Name: Monument to Mark Firth 60 Metres East of New Chapel at General Cemetery

Listing Date: 8 September 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247072

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456206

Location: Sheffield, S11

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Nether Edge and Sharrow

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Endcliffe St Augustine

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


SHEFFIELD

SK3485NW CEMETERY ROAD
784-1/37/162 (North side (off))
08/09/70 Monument to Mark Firth 60m east of
New Chapel at General Cemetery

II

Memorial monument. c1880. Sandstone and granite. Cross-gabled
inscribed pedestal topped with draped urn, on stepped and
partly vermiculated plinth. Chamfered base. Chamfered
inscribed slab. Surrounded by a round-cornered cast-iron
railing on a chamfered stone plinth.
Mark Firth was one of the leading steel makers and public
benefactors in C19 Sheffield.


Listing NGR: SK3418585921

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

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