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Statue of John Bright

A Grade II Listed Building in Milkstone and Deeplish, Rochdale

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Latitude: 53.6145 / 53°36'52"N

Longitude: -2.1623 / 2°9'44"W

OS Eastings: 389362

OS Northings: 413118

OS Grid: SD893131

Mapcode National: GBR FVBN.N1

Mapcode Global: WHB8X.RDJW

Entry Name: Statue of John Bright

Listing Date: 12 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370017

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358863

Location: Rochdale, OL16

County: Rochdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Milkstone and Deeplish

Built-Up Area: Rochdale

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Rochdale St Chad, St Mary and St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 25/03/2019

SD 81 SE

Statue of John Bright

Statue of John Bright MP. Died 1889, erected October 1891. Designed by Sir William Hamo Thornycroft. Stone. Statue stands on tapering square pedestal with cornice and moulded base, on stylobate. Inscribed on all sides with various quotes and insignia including "Rochdales greatest townsman". The statue was originally located on the Town Hall Square.

Listing NGR: SD8936213118

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