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Detail from: Memorial to 158 Squadron by Peter W. Naylor, 2009

Arch

Summary

Type Building

     Ornate pedimented gateway with gate piers with squared domed capitals and finials. A central pair of iron gates by single wicketed gates. Inscribed upon a frieze is the dedication.1
         

Inscriptions

Sans serif text (first line in larger caps): DAYBROOK ALMS HOUSES / THESE HOMES WERE ERECTED BY SIR JOHN ROBINSON / IN MEMORY OF HIS SON JOHN SANDFORD ROBINSON / WHO DIED APRIL 21ST 1898

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Pearson Junior, None Architect

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Arch ashlar c.500cm high x 350cm wide (excluding gateposts)
Gates iron unknown

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
SB0004 NM
General condition Good
Surface condition
  • No damage
Structural condition
  • None
Vandalism
  • None
Road Mansfield Road
Precise location Opposite Salop Street
A-Z ref 161 E4
OS ref SK579453
Date of design Circa 1898-99
Year of unveiling c.1899
Unveiling details c.1899
Commissioned by Sir John Robinson
Duty of care None
Listing status II
At risk? No known risk

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