Hampshire Treasures

Volume 11 ( Portsmouth)

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Victoria Park
Monument
Rectangular stone surmounted by needle shaped rectangular plinth. Dedicated to those who lost their lives on HMS Victoria, June 28th, 1893.     CA
SU 638 003
2701 129
Monument
Pink granite plinth on cement base. Truncated pyramidal base, column surmounting. Dedicated to HMS Powerful, Naval Brigade 1899-1900.     CA
SU 638 003
2701 127
Water Fountain
Cast iron, four swans (one replaced by fibre-glass), daffodils and narcissi, dated May, 1878.     CA
SU 638 003
2701 128
Monument
Rectangular cement base, white stone plinth, surmounted by tapering rectangular column. Dedicated to those killed in a gun accident on board HMS Royal Sovereign, November 1901.     CA
SU 638 004
2701 130
Monument
Stone rubble base, octagonal and tapering, to pedestal of three concave sides, tall marble column, surmounted by lion and with portrait plaque on shaft. Commemorating the death of Admiral Sir Charles Napier, 1860. Monument erected 1863. Formerly sited at junction of Edinburgh Road and Commercial Road.     T&CP Act
CA
SU 638 004
2701 57
Monument
Cement base, granite plinth, truncated pyramidal column on similar base. Dedicated to HMS Active, 1877-79.     CA
SU 638 004
2701 126
Monument
Picturesque miniature Chinese temple, tent roof with ball finial, solid stone, supported by brown marble squat columns on white marble base. Commemorating the far east commission of HMS Orlando 1899-1902, it contains bell captured from the north-west fort, Taku.     T&CP Act
CA
SU 639 003
2701 58
Monument
Stone plinth, pillar in shape of truncated pyramid. Dedicated to HMS Shah 1878.     CA
SU 639 003
2701 132
Monument
Rectangular base with round column surmounted by sphere, white and red granite. Copper figure, head of centurian on round column. Dedicated to HMS Centurian, 1900.     CA
SU 639 004
2701 131
H. M. Naval Base
Building
C.18
Ministry of Defence Police Officer Victory Gate. Originally built as the porter's lodge in 1708. Two storeys, brick, structure, stuccoed facade. One of the oldest buildings in the yard.     CA
SMR 374

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