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Memorial to Eliza and William Hill Approximately 30 Metres South of Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Adel and Wharfedale, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8573 / 53°51'26"N

Longitude: -1.5838 / 1°35'1"W

OS Eastings: 427469

OS Northings: 440203

OS Grid: SE274402

Mapcode National: GBR KRCV.W0

Mapcode Global: WHC95.M9ZR

Entry Name: Memorial to Eliza and William Hill Approximately 30 Metres South of Church of St John

Listing Date: 11 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255581

English Heritage Legacy ID: 465848

Location: Leeds, LS16

County: Leeds

Electoral Ward/Division: Adel and Wharfedale

Built-Up Area: Leeds

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Adel St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


714-1/2/467 (East side (off))
Memorial to Eliza and William Hill
approx. 30m south of Church of St


Memorial. 1884 and 1889. By Hodgson of Leeds. Gritstone. A
cross in Norman-style arch, flanked by seated angels. Plinth
inscription: 'In Loving Memory of/ Eliza/ wife of William
Hill/ The Heath, Adel/ Born April 6th 1825/ Died April 24th
1884/ Also/ William Hill F.R.I.B.A. Architect/ Born June 19th
1827/ Died January 5th 1889'. The inscriptions to left and
right record Herbert Hill, 1862-1931 and William Hill,
1865-1926, sons. The grave plot is enclosed by stone curbs and
bollards. The sculptor's name is carved on the back.
William Hill designed the Leeds Chest Clinic, No.74 New
Briggate (qv).

Listing NGR: SE2747040220

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

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