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Statue of James Montgomery 12 Metres East of Cathedral statue of James Montgomery in Cathedral Garden

A Grade II Listed Building in Sheffield, Sheffield

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Latitude: 53.3832 / 53°22'59"N

Longitude: -1.4688 / 1°28'7"W

OS Eastings: 435432

OS Northings: 387506

OS Grid: SK354875

Mapcode National: GBR 9HK.M0

Mapcode Global: WHDDP.D7T5

Plus Code: 9C5W9GMJ+7F

Entry Name: Statue of James Montgomery 12 Metres East of Cathedral statue of James Montgomery in Cathedral Garden

Listing Date: 28 June 1973

Last Amended: 12 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247230

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456250

Location: Sheffield, S1

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: City

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sheffield

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


784-1/19/173 (North side (off))
28/06/73 Statue of James Montgomery 12m east
of Cathedral
(Formerly Listed as:
Statue of James Montgomery in
Cathedral Garden)


Memorial statue. 1861. Designed by John Bell and cast by the
Coalbrookdale Company. Removed from the General Cemetery,
1971. Life size draped standing figure on tapered square
granite pedestal, with inscription and verses by Montgomery.
Square sandstone plinth. James Montgomery, who died in 1854,
was a noted local journalist and hymnologist.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West
Riding: London: 1967-: 459).

Listing NGR: SK3543287506

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