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© Mrs Barbara A West LRPS

IoE Number: 456250
Location: STATUE OF JAMES MONTGOMERY 12 METRES EAST OF CATHEDRAL, CHURCH STREET (north off)
  SHEFFIELD, SHEFFIELD, SOUTH YORKSHIRE
Photographer: Mrs Barbara A West LRPS
Date Photographed: 04 November 2001
Date listed: 28 June 1973
Date of last amendment: 28 June 1973
Grade II

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SHEFFIELD SK3587NW CHURCH STREET 784-1/19/173 (North side (off)) 28/06/73 Statue of James Montgomery 12m east of Cathedral (Formerly Listed as: CHURCH STREET Statue of James Montgomery in Cathedral Garden) GV II Memorial statue. 1861. Designed by John Bell and cast by the Coalbrookdale Company. Removed from the General Cemetery, 1971. Life size draped standing figure on tapered square granite pedestal, with inscription and verses by Montgomery. Square sandstone plinth. James Montgomery, who died in 1854, was a noted local journalist and hymnologist. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West Riding: London: 1967-: 459).

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