SJ3787 : Shaftesbury Memorial and Eros Fountain, Sefton Park

taken 5 years ago, near to Liverpool, Great Britain

Shaftesbury Memorial and Eros Fountain, Sefton Park
Shaftesbury Memorial and Eros Fountain, Sefton Park
The Eros fountain is a replica of the memorial to Lord Shaftesbury (1801-1885), created by Sir Alfred Gilbert in Londonís Piccadilly Circus. The fountain was unveiled in Sefton Park in 1932. The fountain is grade II listed (English Heritage Building ID: 359486 LinkExternal link British Listed Buildings).
Sefton Park

Sefton Park is a 235 acre public park in the Sefton Park district of South Liverpool. It is designated by English Heritage at Grade I in the Register of Historic Parks and Gardens (LinkExternal link List entry Number: 1000999 Historic England).

The park was opened on 20 May 1872 by Prince Arthur who dedicated it "for the health and enjoyment of the townspeople".

LinkExternal link Sefton Park (Liverpool City Council)

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SJ3787, 180 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 19 August, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 24 August, 2015
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Park and Public Gardens  Suburb, Urban fringe 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G3 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 376 877 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:22.9792N 2:56.3479W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 376 877
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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Liverpool  Sefton Park  Park  Fountain  Sculpture  Monument  Eros  Anteros 

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