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Monument to Sir William Gray Approximately 20 Metres to South West of Christ Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Headland and Harbour, Hartlepool

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Latitude: 54.6856 / 54°41'8"N

Longitude: -1.2101 / 1°12'36"W

OS Eastings: 451021

OS Northings: 532565

OS Grid: NZ510325

Mapcode National: GBR MGZ8.T4

Mapcode Global: WHD6F.DH0B

Plus Code: 9C6WMQPQ+6X

Entry Name: Monument to Sir William Gray Approximately 20 Metres to South West of Christ Church

Listing Date: 17 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263432

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432344

Location: Headland and Harbour, Hartlepool, TS24

County: Hartlepool

Electoral Ward/Division: Headland and Harbour

Built-Up Area: Hartlepool

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Stranton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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NZ 5132
(in middle of road)
11/49 Monument to Sir
William Gray,
approx. 20m to
south-west of
Christ Church.


Monument, 1898, by William Day Keyworth, Junior (London); executed by Rovini
and Partanti (Fulham) using the 'cera perduta' process. Bronze figure,
marble pedestal and sandstone steps. Figure in mayoral robes and chain of
office, seated in Chief Magistrate's chair and holding plans for West
Hartlepool Municipal Buildings, on simple pedestal inscribed : "Sir William
Gray, J.P., D.L., First Mayor of West Hartlepool, 1887-88. Erected by
public subscription 1898". Base of 2 steps.

Listing NGR: NZ5102132565

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