Statue of Henry V
Figure of Henry V in robes and crown, holding aloft 'staff' in right hand. Shield upright on ground to rear of figure,
Shire Hall was built in 1724 and the statue of Henry V was added in 1729. The building is listed Grade 1.
'Harry of Monmouth', Henry V, was born at Monmouth Castle in 1387.
Raised letters on base of statue: HENRY V / BORN AT MONMOUTH / AUG 9TH 1387
|Part of work||Material||Dimensions|
|Whole work||Stone||305cm high approx|
PMSA recording information
|Precise location||In a niche on wall of Shire Hall (building is listed Grade 1)|
|Date of design||None|
|Year of unveiling||1792|
|Duty of care||None|
|At risk?||No known risk|