STEPHENSON MEMORIAL- Newcastle - List Entry

  • Description

    "Statue. 1862 by J.G. Lough, Sandstone and bronze. Wide square step to heavily- rusticated plinth and tapered octagonal pedestal supporting seated heroic figure of Robert Stephenson. Corner projections support 4 over-life size figures representing spheres if Stephenson's activity: miner, locomotive engineer, blacksmith and bridge builder...."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years, 3 months ago
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