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Latitude: 50.2594 / 50°15'33"N
Longitude: -5.0548 / 5°3'17"W
OS Eastings: 182358
OS Northings: 44400
OS Grid: SW823444
Mapcode National: GBR ZF.XMF3
Mapcode Global: FRA 089B.VYW
Entry Name: Lander's Monument
Listing Date: 29 December 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1282638
English Heritage Legacy ID: 377618
Location: Truro, Cornwall, TR1
Civil Parish: Truro
Built-Up Area: Truro
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St John and St Paul, Truro
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW8244SW UPPER LEMON VILLAS
880-1/10/308 Lander's Monument
Monument. 1835. By Philip Sambell, statue 1852 by Neville
Northy Burnard, sculptor, to celebrate the discoveries
(including the source of River Niger in 1827) of the Lander
brothers, Richard and John and in memory of Richard who died
during an expedition; site donated by Sir Charles Lemon;
erected by Bowden of Helston, builders. Dressed granite fluted
Doric column on square ashlar plinth, surmounted by carved
statue of Richard Lander.
(The Truro Buildings Research Group: Lemon Street and its
Neighbourhood: Truro: 1980-).
Listing NGR: SW8235844400
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