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Latitude: 53.5495 / 53°32'58"N
Longitude: -2.6284 / 2°37'42"W
OS Eastings: 358458
OS Northings: 406055
OS Grid: SD584060
Mapcode National: GBR BW2D.RB
Mapcode Global: WH97Y.L1KQ
Entry Name: Walmesley Monument in Front of Church of St John
Listing Date: 11 July 1983
Last Amended: 8 December 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1384524
English Heritage Legacy ID: 484958
Location: Wigan, WN1
Electoral Ward/Division: Wigan Central
Built-Up Area: Wigan
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Wigan St George
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
24-1/6/74 (East side)
11/07/83 Walmesley monument in front of
Church of St John
(Formerly Listed as:
Cross standing in front of Church of
Commemorative cross. Dated 1852 on base, said to be by Augustus
Welby Northmore Pugin (Pevsner). Commemorates Charles and
Sandstone. Mounted on 3 square steps; square pedestal with
dedicatory inscription; square shaft with roll-moulded
corners, shields and symbols of the Evangelists at the base,
figures of the Virgin and St John on corbels at the top, and a
crocketed gablet. Forms group with Church of St John (qv) and
with No.93 (St John's Club, qv).
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: South Lancashire: 1969-:
Listing NGR: SD5845806055
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