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Crimean Monument

A Grade II Listed Building in Southsea, City of Portsmouth

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Latitude: 50.7808 / 50°46'50"N

Longitude: -1.0936 / 1°5'36"W

OS Eastings: 464001

OS Northings: 98305

OS Grid: SZ640983

Mapcode National: GBR VQN.F5

Mapcode Global: FRA 87L0.XFM

Entry Name: Crimean Monument

Listing Date: 25 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386963

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474379

Location: Portsmouth, PO5

County: City of Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Jude

Parish: Southsea

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Southsea St Jude

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

PORTSMOUTH

SZ6498 CLARENCE ESPLANADE, Southsea
774-1/15/6 Crimean Monument
25/09/72

II

Monument. 1857. By HJ Andrews, J King and Sons, Portsea.
Stone. Portland stone obelisk set on pedestal and plinth.
Crimean War Memorial. Inscription reads 'Erected in memory of
those brave soldiers and sailors who during the late war with
Russia died of their wounds and are buried in this garrison'
and 'Erected by the Debating Society of Portsmouth aided by
their fellow townsmen, June 10th 1857'.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N & Lloyd DW: Hampshire and
the Isle of Wight: Harmondsworth: 1967-: 463; Berridge DW:
Monuments and Memorials in the City of Portsmouth: 1984-: 2).

Listing NGR: SZ6425599150


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