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Bendigo Monument in St Mary's Rest Garden

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, City of Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.9566 / 52°57'23"N

Longitude: -1.1413 / 1°8'28"W

OS Eastings: 457786

OS Northings: 340255

OS Grid: SK577402

Mapcode National: GBR LRN.19

Mapcode Global: WHDGS.FYS9

Plus Code: 9C4WXV45+JF

Entry Name: Bendigo Monument in St Mary's Rest Garden

Listing Date: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271444

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454772

Location: Nottingham, NG3

County: City of Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: St Ann's

Built-Up Area: Nottingham

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Nottingham St Peter with St James

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


NOTTINGHAM

SK5740SE BATH STREET
646-1/15/22 (North side (off))
Bendigo monument in St Mary's Rest
Garden

II

Funeral monument in former cemetery. Dated 1880, to William
Abednigo Thompson. White marble. Prostrate figure of a lion on
a rock-faced base, holding an inscribed scroll in one paw.
Rectangular pedestal with inscription and moulded plinth.
William Thompson, c1816-1880, was born locally, and fought as
a professional boxer under the name Bendigo, becoming a local
celebrity. In later life, he became a preacher.


Listing NGR: SK5778640255

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

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