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Charles Halle Memorial in Weaste Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Ordsall, Salford

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Latitude: 53.4769 / 53°28'36"N

Longitude: -2.3019 / 2°18'6"W

OS Eastings: 380057

OS Northings: 397838

OS Grid: SJ800978

Mapcode National: GBR D4J.9M

Mapcode Global: WH989.MV1X

Entry Name: Charles Halle Memorial in Weaste Cemetery

Listing Date: 20 October 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386108

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471532

Location: Salford, M50

County: Salford

Electoral Ward/Division: Ordsall

Built-Up Area: Salford

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Weaste, Seedley and Langworthy

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


SALFORD

SJ89NW CEMETERY ROAD
949-1/4/121 (West side)
Charles Halle Memorial in Weaste
Cemetery

GV II

Memorial. c1896. Ashlar with bronze plaque. Elaborately carved
pedestal memorial with cross on top. The cornice of the
pedestal has foliage decoration, the tapering base of the
cross above has roundels with miniature relief carvings of the
Evangelists and the cross has floral decoration. On the front
a plaque showing a head and shoulders profile portrait in
relief of the distinguished musician Sir Charles Halle,
1819-1895; founder of the Halle Orchestra in 1858 and first
Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music in 1893.
The memorial also commemorates his wife and 2 sons.

Listing NGR: SJ8005797838

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

Description


SALFORD

SJ89NW CEMETERY ROAD
949-1/4/121 (West side)
Charles Halle Memorial in Weaste
Cemetery

GV II

Memorial. c1896. Ashlar with bronze plaque. Elaborately carved
pedestal memorial with cross on top. The cornice of the
pedestal has foliage decoration, the tapering base of the
cross above has roundels with miniature relief carvings of the
Evangelists and the cross has floral decoration. On the front
a plaque showing a head and shoulders profile portrait in
relief of the distinguished musician Sir Charles Halle,
1819-1895; founder of the Halle Orchestra in 1858 and first
Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music in 1893.
The memorial also commemorates his wife and 2 sons.

Listing NGR: SJ8005797838

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