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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1271444
English Heritage Legacy ID: 454772
Location: St. Ann's, Nottingham, NG3
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
SK5740SE BATH STREET
646-1/15/22 (North side (off))
Bendigo monument in St Mary's Rest
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
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