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George Square, James Watt Statue

A Category A Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.861 / 55°51'39"N

Longitude: -4.2512 / 4°15'4"W

OS Eastings: 259201

OS Northings: 665385

OS Grid: NS592653

Mapcode National: GBR 0ML.9Q

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.NYT7

Entry Name: George Square, James Watt Statue

Listing Date: 6 July 1966

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 375555

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32697

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Francis Chantrey, 1832. Seated bronze statue of James Watt
(1736-1819), set on elliptical granite pedestal and square
base. Figure clutching pair of dividers and a map.

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