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Latitude: 50.7996 / 50°47'58"N
Longitude: -1.095 / 1°5'41"W
OS Eastings: 463875
OS Northings: 100392
OS Grid: SU638003
Mapcode National: GBR VQD.KD
Mapcode Global: FRA 86LZ.H6V
Entry Name: Hms Powerful Memorial
Listing Date: 18 March 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387249
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475181
Location: Portsmouth, PO1
County: City of Portsmouth
Electoral Ward/Division: Charles Dickens
Built-Up Area: Portsmouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Portsea St George
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
SU6300 VICTORIA PARK
774-1/8/124 HMS Powerful Memorial
Monument. c1900. Granite. 4 sided polished pink granite
obelisk and base set on stepped stone base. Erected by
"Captain the Hon. Hedworth Lambton, C.B., officers and ships
company of H.M.S. Powerful", to "The memory of the officers
and men of the Naval Brigade to H.M.S. Powerful who were
killed in action or died during the campaign in South Africa,
1899-1900". Inscriptions list those who died and the following
place names: Ladysmith, Graspan, Belmont, Moddere River,
(Berridge DW: Monuments and Memorials in the City of
Portsmouth: 1984-: 18).
Listing NGR: SU6610802158
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