National Recording Project


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

Statue of Robert Johnson, Archdeacon of Leicester


Type Statue

     Johnson stands, his right hand resting on a walking stick with a T-shaped handle, his left hand holding a model of the hospital he established along with the school. He wears Elizabethan scholar's cap and ermine-trimmed gown.



Contributor details

Contributor Role
Frampton, George James Sculptor

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
statue stone h. 244 cm (est.)

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
General condition Fair
Surface condition
  • Accretions
  • Corrosion, Deterioration
Structural condition
  • Broken, missing parts
Road High Street West
Precise location Uppingham School; in an aedicule on the Victoria Tower overlooking High Street West, above the entrance archway
A-Z ref 25 B6 (1)
OS ref SP864997
Date of design None
Year of unveiling 1897
Unveiling details Friday 3 December 1897
Commissioned by Uppingham School
Duty of care Uppingham School
Listing status Don't know
At risk? Not at risk

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