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© Mr M. I. Joachim

IoE Number: 455065
Location: LORD HILLS' COLUMN, ABBEY FOREGATE (north side)
  SHREWSBURY, SHREWSBURY AND ATCHAM, SHROPSHIRE
Photographer: Mr M. I. Joachim
Date Photographed: 27 March 2003
Date listed: 10 January 1953
Date of last amendment: 10 January 1953
Grade II*

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SHREWSBURYSJ5012SEABBEY FOREGATE653-1/18/67(North side)

SHREWSBURY SJ5012SE ABBEY FOREGATE 653-1/18/67 (North side) 10/01/53 Lord Hill's Column GV II* Formerly known as: The Column ABBEY FOREGATE. Monumental column. 1814-16. Thomas Harrison of Chester, Edward Haycock and John Carline of Shrewsbury. Ashlar. Giant fluted Greek Doric column raised on steps with lions couchant on star-shaped stone plinth. Projecting entablature forms platform with iron railings. The column is surmounted by a statue of Lord Hill.

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