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Statue of William Harvey on Plinth

A Grade II Listed Building in Folkestone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0761 / 51°4'33"N

Longitude: 1.1727 / 1°10'21"E

OS Eastings: 622340

OS Northings: 135537

OS Grid: TR223355

Mapcode National: GBR W21.H96

Mapcode Global: FRA F6B8.QPQ

Entry Name: Statue of William Harvey on Plinth

Listing Date: 11 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281488

English Heritage Legacy ID: 175386

Location: Folkestone, Shepway, Kent, CT20

County: Kent

District: Shepway

Civil Parish: Folkestone

Built-Up Area: Folkestone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

Statue of William Harvey
on plinth
TR 2255 NW 5/199
William Harvey, the discoverer of the Circulation of the Blood was born in Folkestone.
The bronze statue was made by A B Joy in 1881. It is a full length figure in
Cl7 costume, set on a stone plinth. One hand symbolically touches his heart.

Listing NGR: TR2234035537

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

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