Statue of William III to SW of Building Number 1/87C (Building Number 1/87C Not Included)

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Go Historic ID
691819
Names
Statue of William III to SW of Building Number 1/87C (Building Number 1/87C Not Included)
Coordinates
50.8008210° N, 1.1092210° W
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Listed on
Grade II listed building
listed building (England)

Location Map

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Timeline

13 Aug 1999

Statue of William III to SW of Building Number 1/87C (Building Number 1/87C Not Included) designated a Grade II listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Statue of William III to SW of Building Number 1/87C (Building Number 1/87C Not Included) is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1272288
Grade
II
Name
STATUE OF WILLIAM III TO SOUTH WEST OF BUILDING NUMBER 1/87C (BUILDING NUMBER 1/87C NOT INCLUDED)
Location
STATUE OF WILLIAM III TO SOUTH WEST OF BUILDING NUMBER 1/87C (BUILDING NUMBER 1/87C NOT INCLUDED), MAIN ROAD
District
City of Portsmouth
Grid Reference
SU 62870 00518

SU 6200 NE MAIN ROAD (Northeast side) HM Naval Base 774-1/17/224 Statue of William III to SW of Building No 1/87C (Building No 1/87C not included)

GV II

Statue of William III. Dated 1718, relocated (19and (20. Sculptor, Van Noss (Lloyd). Gilt statue, ashlar plinth, concrete podium. Plinth has moulded base and cornice; panelled sides and inscriptions "Gulielmo III Optimo Regi", and "Ricardus Norton Humilime O.D.". The statue is of William III dressed as a cloaked Roman General, crowned with a laurel wreath, holding a baton. William III order a major expansion of the naval dockyard in 1690. The statue originally stood on the parade ground, in front of Long Row (qv), and then in front of Admiralty House (qv) before being brought to its present location (Lloyd O). (Sources: Lloyd OW: Buildings of Portsmouth and its Environs: Portsmouth: 1974: 86 ; The Buildings of England: Lloyd o: Hampshire and the Isle of Wight: Harmondsworth: 1985: 411).

Listing NGR: SU6299200361

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Bibliography

  1. “STATUE OF WILLIAM III TO SOUTH WEST OF BUILDING NUMBER 1/87C (BUILDING NUMBER 1/87C NOT INCLUDED).” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1272288>