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Statue of Edward Wilson Approx 80 Metres South West of Main Entrance to Municipal Offices

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8986 / 51°53'54"N

Longitude: -2.0782 / 2°4'41"W

OS Eastings: 394716

OS Northings: 222229

OS Grid: SO947222

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.WZK

Mapcode Global: VH947.XJQX

Plus Code: 9C3VVWXC+CP

Entry Name: Statue of Edward Wilson Approx 80 Metres South West of Main Entrance to Municipal Offices

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387752

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475742

Location: Lansdown, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: Lansdown

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham, St Mary with St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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630-1/13/766 (North West side)
14/12/83 Statue of Edward Wilson approx 80m
SW of main entrance to Municipal
(Formerly Listed as:
(North West side)
Statue of Edward Adrian Wilson about
80yds SW from main ... Municipal


Statue. 1914. Bronze statue designed by Lady Scott (later Lady
Kennet), cast and stone provided by RL Boulton and Sons,
Cheltenham. Cost ยป300 raised by public subscription. Edward
Adrian Wilson was the medical and artistic member of Scott's
ill-fated South Pole expedition.
HISTORICAL NOTE: The Promenade was laid out in 1818 as a
tree-lined avenue connecting the Colonnade in High Street to
the Sherborne Spa (on the site of the Queen's Hotel (qv)).
(The Buildings of England: Verey D: Gloucestershire: The Vale
and The Forest of Dean: London: 1970-: 146).

Listing NGR: SO9471622228

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