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Steam Engine Makers Society Memorial (Hms Thunderer), Kingston Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Fratton, Portsmouth

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Latitude: 50.8032 / 50°48'11"N

Longitude: -1.0686 / 1°4'6"W

OS Eastings: 465731

OS Northings: 100816

OS Grid: SU657008

Mapcode National: GBR VVM.66

Mapcode Global: FRA 86NZ.1K9

Plus Code: 9C2WRW3J+7H

Entry Name: Steam Engine Makers Society Memorial (Hms Thunderer), Kingston Cemetery

Listing Date: 18 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387195

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475117

Location: Portsmouth, PO1

County: Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Fratton

Built-Up Area: Portsmouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Portsea St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text


SU6500 ST MARY'S ROAD, Kingston
774-1/10/52 (North side (off))
Steam Engine Makers' Society
Memorial (HMS Thunderer), Kingston


Monument. 1878. Granite. 4-sided stone monolith on stepped
base. Inscription in bronze letters reads: "This monument is
erected by the members of the Steam Engine Makers' Society as
a last token of their esteem to their departed Bretheren.
1878". "In memory of Richard Whittle. George W. Adams. Thomas
H. Jenkins who were killed by the explosion of a boiler on
board H.M.S. Thunderer at Spithead. July 14th 1876".

Listing NGR: SU6600900822

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

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