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Nelson Column

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hereford, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0524 / 52°3'8"N

Longitude: -2.7123 / 2°42'44"W

OS Eastings: 351251

OS Northings: 239576

OS Grid: SO512395

Mapcode National: GBR FL.DV4B

Mapcode Global: VH85N.XNZZ

Entry Name: Nelson Column

Listing Date: 10 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297466

English Heritage Legacy ID: 372260

Location: Hereford, County of Herefordshire, HR1

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Hereford

Built-Up Area: Hereford

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: St Peter with St Owen and St James, Hereford

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


HEREFORD

SO5139NW CASTLE GREEN
683-1/7/83 Nelson Column
10/06/52

GV II*

Memorial column. c1809 by Thomas Hardwick, executed by Wood of
Hereford. Ashlar. Stepped base with buttresses and prominent
cornice; Tuscan column with anchors and rope swags; moulded
capital; urn clasped by dolphins. Frieze and restored tablet
with inscription.
(Hereford Guide: 1808-: 43; RCHME).


Listing NGR: SO5125139576


This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 19 January 2017.

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

Description


HEREFORD

SO5139NW CASTLE GREEN
683-1/7/83 Nelson Column
10/06/52

GV II*

Memorial column. c1809 by Thomas Hardwick, executed by Wood of
Hereford. Ashlar. Stepped base with buttresses and prominent
cornice; Tuscan column with anchors and rope swags; moulded
capital; urn clasped by dolphins. Frieze and restored tablet
with inscription.
(Hereford Guide: 1808-: 43; RCHME).


Listing NGR: SO5125139576


This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 19 January 2017.

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