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Statue of King Edward Vii on Lowman Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Tiverton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9033 / 50°54'12"N

Longitude: -3.4836 / 3°29'0"W

OS Eastings: 295778

OS Northings: 112588

OS Grid: SS957125

Mapcode National: GBR LJ.RF8T

Mapcode Global: FRA 36LQ.8PD

Entry Name: Statue of King Edward Vii on Lowman Bridge

Listing Date: 10 April 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384855

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485314

Location: Tiverton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Tiverton

Built-Up Area: Tiverton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Tiverton St George

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


TIVERTON

SS9512 LOWMAN GREEN, Tiverton
848-1/6/224 (West side)
Statue of King Edward VII on Lowman
Bridge

GV II

Statue. 1912 by Harry Hems of Exeter. White marble statue on a
granite pedestal. The king is shown standing, left foot
slightly forward. He wears military uniform with a royal robe
over his shoulders; his left-hand rests on a sword strapped
round his waist and against his right arm he carries a
sceptre. At the foot of the statue, on the front edge, is the
signature HARRY HEMS.
Square, tapered pedestal with scrolled diagonal buttresses,
the whole standing on a low square plinth. On the front of the
pedestal is carved EDWARD THE PEace maker 1841-1910, and below
it PRESENTED BY THOMAS FORD ESQ JP TO HIS NATIVE TOWN.


Listing NGR: SS9577812588

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