Prince Consort Memorial
Prince Consort Memorial
Prince Consort Memorial
Prince Consort Memorial
Prince Consort Memorial
Prince Consort Memorial
Prince Consort Memorial
Prince Consort Memorial
Prince Consort Memorial
Prince Consort Memorial
Prince Consort Memorial
Prince Consort Memorial
Prince Consort Memorial

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Holding a field marshal's baton in his right hand, the subject stands on a square plinth, supported by a tall corniced pedestal, each face of which holds an inscribed or heraldic panel. This is all upon a coved lower moulding with large recumbent console scrolls extending diagonally.
Title

Prince Consort Memorial

Date

1863–1865

Medium

Sicilian marble & grey limestone

Measurements

H 270 x W (?) x D (?) cm;
Plinth: H 550 x W (?) x D (?) cm (E)

Accession number

SA70_DO_S108

Acquisition method

erected by public subscription

Work type

Statue

Owner

Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro) County Council

Work status

extant

Listing status

Grade II (England and Wales)

Unveiling date

2nd August 1865

Listing date

19/03/51

Access

at all times

Inscription description

on the front panel of the pedestal: ALBERT DDA / PRIOD / EIN CORHOFFUS / FRENHINES VICTORIA / ALBERT THE GOOD / CONSORT / OF OUR BELOVED / QUEEN VICTORIA; inscribed on the front of the base of the platform: THIS MEMORIAL TO HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS / ALBERT PRINCE CONSORT / WAS ERECTED BY THE PEOPLE OF WALES. ITS FIRST STONE WAS / LAID BY GEORGE WHITE MAYOR OF TENBY on the THIRD / ANNIVERSARY OF THE LAMENTED PRINCE'S DEATH AND IT WAS / INAUGURATED BY HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS PRINCE ARTHUR / REPRESENTING HER MAJESTY / on the 2ND DAY OF AUGUST 1865; inscribed at the back of the base: BORN / AUGUST 26TH 1819 / DIED / DECEMBER 14TH 1861

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Located at

Castle Hill, Tenby

SA70 7BP

Located on the summit of the hill just north of Tenby Museum.