This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
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
Plus Code: 9C5VG9XC+QJ
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
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings