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Memorial to Godfrey Sykes 80 Metres North East of Mappin Art Gallery

A Grade II Listed Building in Broomhill and Sharrow Vale, Sheffield

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Latitude: 53.3825 / 53°22'56"N

Longitude: -1.491 / 1°29'27"W

OS Eastings: 433955

OS Northings: 387412

OS Grid: SK339874

Mapcode National: GBR 9BK.V8

Mapcode Global: WHDDP.278R

Plus Code: 9C5W9GJ5+XJ

Entry Name: Memorial to Godfrey Sykes 80 Metres North East of Mappin Art Gallery

Listing Date: 28 June 1973

Last Amended: 12 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1254484

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457338

Location: Sheffield, S10

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Broomhill and Sharrow Vale

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sheffield Broomhill St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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784-1/21/915 Memorial to Godfrey Sykes 80m
28/06/73 north-east of Mappin Art Gallery
(Formerly Listed as:
Memorial to Godfrey Sykes artist and
designer (1824-1866))


Memorial to Godfrey Sykes. Dated 1871. Resited late C20.
Terracotta, painted late C20, and bronze. Elaborately
decorated Corinthian column topped with bronze urn. Square
pedestal with 4 bronze relief panels, one of them a portrait.
Moulded plinth on square base, surrounded by a cast-iron
railing. Godfrey Sykes, 1824-66, was a teacher at the
Sheffield School of Design and supervised the decoration of
the South Kensington Museum 1859-66.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West
Riding: London: 1967-: 465).

Listing NGR: SK3395587412

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