Record Details

NHER Number:48089
Type of record:Building
Name:Statue of the Duke of Wellington, The Close


An 1854 life-size statue of Wellington in civilian dress with a cannon resting at his feet. He stands on a granite plinth bearing his name and coat of arms.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 2342 0878
Map Sheet:TG20NW

Full description

Statue. 1854. Sculptor C.C. Adams. Bronze life-size statue in civilian dress with cannon resting at his feet. Granite plinth with 'Wellington' inscribed, also a coat of arms. On a pedestal.

Monument Types

  • COMMEMORATIVE MONUMENT (Post Medieval to Modern - 1854 AD to 2050 AD)
  • STATUE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1854 AD to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

Related records

377Part of: Cathedral Close (cathedral precinct) (Monument)
Mon 1459Part of: Cathedral Precinct (Monument)

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