List of statues of Queen Victoria

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This is a list of statues of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom.[1][2]

United Kingdom

Scotland

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Aberdeen[3]

Queen's Cross

1893 Charles Bell Birch
Aberdeen

Aberdeen's Town House. Originally on the corner of St. Nicholas and Union Streets

1866 Alexander Brodie
Balmoral

Balmoral Estate

1887
75px Dundee

Albert Square

1899 Harry Bates
75px Edinburgh[4]

Royal Scottish Academy

1837 Sir John Steell
Queen Victoria statue, foot of Leith Walk - geograph.org.uk - 1536730.jpg Leith[5]

Foot of Leith Walk

1907 John Stephenson Rhind
75px Glasgow[6]

Glasgow Royal Infirmary

1897–1914 Albert Hodge
75px Glasgow

George Square

1854 Baron Marochetti
75px Glasgow

Doulton Fountain, Glasgow Green

1890
75px Paisley

Dunn Square

1901 Francis John Williamson

North East England

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Newcastle

Royal Victoria Infirmary

1906 Sir George Frampton
75px Newcastle

St Nicholas Square

1901 Sir Alfred Gilbert
75px South Shields

Outside South Shields Town Hall

1913 Sir George Frampton
75px Tynemouth

Front Street

1902 Alfred Turner

North West England

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Blackburn

Blackburn Cathedral

1905 Sir Bertram Mackennal
Carlisle
Bitts Park
1902 Thomas Brock
Chester

Forecourt of Chester Castle

1903 Frederick William Pomeroy
75px Queen Victoria Memorial

Lancaster Dalton Square

1906 Herbert Hampton
75px Liverpool

St. George's Hall

1870 Thomas Thornycroft
75px Victoria Monument

Liverpool
Derby Square

1906 C. J. Allen
75px Manchester

Piccadilly Gardens

1901 Edward Onslow Ford
75px Statue of Queen Victoria
St Helens

Victoria Square

1905 Sir George Frampton
75px Salford

Peel Park

1857
75px Southport

Neville Street

Sir George Frampton

Yorkshire and the Humber

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Bradford

Morley Street / Little Horton Lane

1904 Alfred Drury
75px Harrogate

Victoria Gardens, Station Square

1887
75px Kingston upon Hull

Pearson Park

75px Kingston upon Hull

Queen Victoria Square

1903 J.S. Gibson
75px Leeds

Woodhouse Moor Park (Originally outside Town Hall)

Sir George Frampton
75px Scarborough

Borough Gardens

75px Sheffield

Endcliffe Park (Originally outside Town Hall)

1904
75px Wakefield

Castrop Rauxel Square (Originally placed in Bull Ring, moved to Clarence Park in 1950, returned to city centre in 1985)

1905 Francis John Williamson
75px York

West Bank Park, York (Originally Guildhall)

1901 Sir Thomas Brock

West Midlands England

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Birmingham

Victoria Square

1951 (after original of 1901) William Bloye (bronze cast of marble original by Sir Thomas Brock)
75px Newcastle Under Lyme

Queen's Gardens

1903 CB Birch
75px Royal Leamington Spa

Town Hall, The Parade

1901 Albert Toft
75px Worcester

Shire Hall, Foregate Street

1887 Sir Thomas Brock

East Midlands

Image Location Date Sculptor
Derby

Derbyshire Royal Infirmary, Derby

1906 CB Birch
Queen Victoria Statue Nottingham July 2013 Nottingham

Memorial Gardens, Victoria Embankment

1905 Albert Toft


East Anglia

Image Location Date Sculptor
Ipswich

Christchurch Mansion (Melted down for munitions in 1943)

1904
Woodbridge

Memorial Garden, Market Hill

1888 J. Wormleighton

South East England

Image Location Date Sculptor
Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Abbey Grounds

1887
75px Brighton, Sussex

Victoria Gardens

1897
Canterbury, Kent

Canterbury Cathedral

Colchester, Essex

Colchester Town Hall

1902 L.J. Watts
Egham, Surrey

Royal Holloway University

Gleichen
Harwich, Essex

Marine Parade, Dovercourt

1904
75px Hastings, Sussex

Warrior Square Gardens, St Leonards-on-Sea

Francis John Williamson
75px Hove, Sussex

Grand Avenue

1897–1901 Sir Thomas Brock
Gravesend, Kent

Darnley road

1897
Gravesend, Kent

Gravesend Borough Market

1898
Maidstone, Kent

High Street, Maidstone

1862 John Thomas
75px Newbury, Berkshire

Victoria Park

1902–3
75px Portsmouth, Hampshire

Guildhall Square

1903 Alfred Drury
75px Reading, Berkshire

Friar Street

1887 George Blackall Simonds
75px Southend-On-Sea, Essex

Clifftown Terrace

1897
75px Windsor, Berkshire

Windsor Castle

1887 Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm
(Victoria and Albert in Saxon dress)[7]

Windsor, Berkshire
Frogmore Mausoleum

1867 William Theed
75px Winchester, Hampshire

Winchester Castle Great Hall

1887 Sir Alfred Gilbert

Greater London

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Croydon

Town Hall, Katherine Street

1903 Francis John Williamson
London

Royal Exchange

1891–6 William Hamo Thornycroft[8]
London

Imperial College

1888
Queen Victoria statue, Kensington Palace.jpg London

Kensington Gardens

1893 Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll
Statue Of Queen Victoria-Blackfriars Bridge-London.JPG London

Blackfriars Bridge

1893 and 1896 Charles Bell Birch
Queen Victoria statue, Carlton House Terrace.JPG London

Carlton House Terrace

c. 1898–1902 Sir Thomas Brock
75px London

Woolwich Town Hall

1906 (erected) Pomeroy, Frederick WilliamFrederick William Pomeroy[9]
Queen Victoria statue, Victoria Memorial, London.jpg Victoria Memorial

London
The Mall

1911 Sir Thomas Brock
Statue of Queen Victoria, Victoria Square SW1.jpg London

Victoria Square

2007 Catherine Laugel

South West England

Image Location Date Sculptor
Barnstaple
Burleston

Athelhampton House Gardens

75px Queen Victoria

Bristol
College Green

1888 Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm
Exeter

Little Queen Street

1848
75px Weymouth

Esplanade, outside St John's Church

1902

Wales

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Wrexham

Bellevue Park

1904 Henry Price[10]
Llandudno

Monument and Fountain, Happy Valley Park

1887


Northern Ireland

Image Location Date Sculptor
Queen Victoria Belfast 2.jpg Belfast

City Hall

1903 Sir Thomas Brock
Derry

Guildhall

Europe (other)

France

Image Location Date Sculptor
Monument reine Victoria.jpg Nice[11]
Quartier Cimiez
1912 Louis Maubert

Gibraltar

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Governor's Parade 1910 Unknown

Jersey

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Jersey
Victoria Park
1887 Georges Wallet

Malta

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Valletta[12][13]

Republic Square

1891 Giuseppe Valenti

North America

Canada

Image Location Date Sculptor

Hamilton
Gore Park

1908 Philippe Hébert[14]
Kitchener, Ontario

Victoria Park

1911 Cavaliere Raffaele Zaccaquini[15]
Square Victoria.JPG Victoria Memorial

Montreal
Victoria Square

1872 Marshall Wood

Montreal[16]
Royal Victoria College, McGill University

1899 Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll
75px

Ottawa
Parliament Hill

1901 Louis-Philippe Hébert

Ottawa
Library of Parliament

1871 Marshall Wood

Quebec City
Victoria Square (blown up by separatist radicals in 1963; head and body stored at Musée de la Civilization)

1897 Marshall Wood
75px

Toronto
Queen's Park

1903 Mario Raggi
75px

Victoria
British Columbia Parliament Buildings

1914 Allen Bruce Joy
Queen Victoria Statue, Winnipeg

Manitoba Legislative Building

1904 George Frampton

Caribbean

Bahamas

Image Location Date Sculptor

Nassau

1905 John Adams-Acton

Belize

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px

Orange Walk Town

Guyana

Image Location Date Sculptor
(Queen Victoria Monument)[17]

Georgetown
High Court

1894 H. R. Hope Porter

Jamaica

Image Location Date Sculptor

Kingston

1897 Emanuel Edward Geflowski

Oceania

Australia

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Queen Victoria Statue. Victoria Square, Adelaide 1889 Charles Bell Birch
75px Queen Victoria Statue. Queen Victoria Square. Sturt Street Gardens, Ballarat 1897–1900 Bertram Mackennal
75px Queen Victoria Statue. Rosalind Park. Pall Mall, Bendigo 1903 James White
75px Brisbane
Queens Gardens
1906 Thomas Brock
Queen Victoria Memorial.jpg (Queen Victoria Memorial)[18]

Melbourne
Queen Victoria Gardens

1907 James White
Public art - Queen Victoria, Kings Park Perth.jpg Perth
Kings Park
1903 Francis John Williamson
75px Sydney
General Post Office building, Martin Place
1883 Signor Giovanni Fontana
Queen Victoria Monument. Eastern Park (formerly of Market Square). Geelong, Victoria. 1903
75px Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria Building, Druitt Street, Sydney

1904 (in Dublin)
1987 (in Sydney)
John Hughes
75px Sydney
Queen's Square
1888 Joseph Boehm

New Zealand

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Auckland

Albert Park

1899[19] Francis John Williamson[20]
75px Christchurch[21]

Victoria Square

1903[22] Francis John Williamson[23]
Queen Victoria statue, Dunedin, New Zealand.JPG Dunedin[24]

Queens Gardens

1905[25] Herbert Hampton[24]
75px Wellington

Cambridge Terrace / Kent Terrace

1905[26] Alfred Drury[26] (copy of his Portsmouth, England statue)

Asia

Hong Kong

Image Location Date Sculptor
Statue of Victoria in Victoria Park, Hong Kong 1.jpg Hong Kong
Victoria Park
1896 Mario Raggi[27]

India

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Statue of Queen Victoria, Bangalore[28][29]

Cubbon Park

1906 Thomas Brock
Queen Victoria's statue inside the memorial in Kolkata.jpg Kolkata[30]

Victoria Memorial

1921 Thomas Brock
75px Kolkata[31]

Victoria Memorial

1901 George Frampton
75px Kolkata

Indian Museum

1875 Marshall Wood
75px Mathura

Government Museum

Chennai

Southern side of the Madras University[32]

1887
Vizagapatam

Vizagapatam Old Town, near State Bank of India Building[33][34]

1904

Malaysia

Image Location Date Sculptor
Tugu Peringatan Ratu Victoria, Penang
Victoria Green
1930

Sri Lanka

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Colombo[35]
National Museum of Colombo
1897 George Edward Wade

Thailand

Image Location Date Sculptor
Bangkok

British Embassy, Bangkok

1903


Yemen

Image Location Date Sculptor
Aden
Prince of Wales Crescent, Tawahi
1905 S.C Tweed

Africa

Egypt

Image Location Date Sculptor
Port Said, Egypt

Sultan Hussein Quay

1904 – no longer exists, for reasons unknown

Kenya

Image Location Date Sculptor
Nairobi, Kenya 1906 – destroyed by vandals February 2015 Unknown

South Africa

Image Location Date Sculptor
75px Port Elizabeth[36][37]

Market Square

1903 E. Roscoe Mullins


75px Cape Town[38][39]

Cape Town Parliament

1903 E. Roscoe Mullins


Durban
Francis Farewell Square
Kimberley
1906 Mario Raggi
King William's Town
Maclean Square
1899
Pietermaritzburg
Langalibalele Street
1887 E. Roscoe Mullins


References

Footnotes

  1. Steggles, Mary (2000). Statues of the Raj. Putney, England: BACSA. pp. Entire book covers the statues sent to the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia with details of their commission. ISBN 978-0907799740. 
  2. Steggles, Mary; Barnes, Richard (2011). British Sculpture in India: New Views and Old Memories. Norfolk, UK: Frontier Publications. pp. The book has essays and details of all of the statues of Queen Victoria commissioned along with images. ISBN 978 1 872914411. 
  3. "Queen's Cross, Queen Victoria Statue, Aberdeen". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 14 August 2013. 
  4. "77a Princes Street, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 14 August 2013. 
  5. "Leith Walk, Queen Victoria Statue, Edinburgh". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 14 August 2013. 
  6. "Monument to Queen Victoria", National Recording Project, Public Monuments & Sculpture Association, retrieved 23 February 2014 
  7. Queen Victoria and Prince Albert by William Theed at the Royal Collection.
  8. Ward-Jackson 2003, p. 327
  9. Historic England. "Woolwich Town Hall (1289668)". National Heritage List for England. 
  10. "Others". Buildings of Wrexham. Retrieved 3 March 2014. 
  11. Banerjee, Jacqueline. "A Review of Queen Victoria and the Discovery of the Riviera, by Michael Nelson". The Victorian Web. Retrieved 21 March 2013. 
  12. George Cini (March 30, 2011). "Queen gets good scrub in Valletta". Times of Malta. Retrieved February 9, 2013. 
  13. Jacqueline Banerjee (March 15, 2010). "Queen Victoria". The Victorian Web. Retrieved February 9, 2013. 
  14. https://books.google.ca/books?id=LAHVvAl8tE8C&pg=PA222&lpg=PA222&dq=queen+victoria+statue+in+gore+park+hamilton+was+designed+by&source=bl&ots=duTbXZd8oX&sig=pQ-0bRrKyGKMa5a5Yu3Uu6EXw7Y&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjk8OL2vYrLAhVMKh4KHWsnCzMQ6AEIQTAG#v=onepage&q=queen%20victoria%20statue%20in%20gore%20park%20hamilton%20was%20designed%20by&f=false
  15. http://vitacollections.ca/kpl-gsr/47478/data
  16. Daniel McCabe, Claudio Calligaris (Spring–Summer 2010). "A feast for the eyes". McGill News. Retrieved November 20, 2013. 
  17. National Trust Guyana. "Queen Victoria Monument". Retrieved February 19, 2014. 
  18. Sean Goedecke (October 10, 2011). "Queen Victoria Memorial". Weekend Notes. On Topic Media. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  19. René and Peter van der Krogt. "Queen Victoria". Statues – Hither & Dither. vanderkrogt.net. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  20. "Queen Victoria Statue, Albert Park". dayout.co.nz. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  21. "Queen Victoria Statue". Christchurch City Council. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
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  23. The Blue Quasar (March 22, 2009). "Statue of Queen Victoria – Christchurch". Waymarking.com. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  24. 24.0 24.1 Dunn, Michael (2002). New Zealand Sculpture: A History. Auckland: Auckland University Press. pp. 26, 28. ISBN 9781869402778. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  25. BruceS. "Queen Victoria Statue – Dunedin, New Zealand". Waymarking.com. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  26. 26.0 26.1 "Queen Victoria". Wellington Sculptures. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  27. Wiltshire 2012, p. 15.
  28. Meera Iyer (February 4, 2013). "Empress of all she surveys". Deccan Herald. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  29. Niranjan Kaggere. "City’s 'airbrushed' Queen Victoria inspires a thesis". Bangalore Mirror. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  30. "Queen Victoria". The Victorian Web. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  31. "Frampton's Jubilee Monument for Queen Victoria". The Victorian Web. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  32. Sampathkumar, S (16 August 2014). "Forlorn statue of Victoria (Queen Empress of India) at Madras University". Sampath Speaking. Retrieved 21 January 2015. 
  33. Benjamin, Ravi P (21 July 2012). "Fading into oblivion" (Vizagapatam). The Hindu. Retrieved 21 January 2015. 
  34. "Eminent Families of Vizag". Retrieved 21 January 2015. 
  35. Fernando, Kishanie S. (5 February 2012). "Colombo 07 : Cinnamon Garden but no cinnamon tree". Ceylon Today. Retrieved 25 March 2013. 
  36. "People from near and far". Cape Town Partnership. 25 August 2014. Retrieved 5 December 2014. 
  37. "Queen Victoria Statue". Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  38. "Statues and Busts – Queen Victoria in Cape Town". The All at Sea Network. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  39. "Queen Victoria Statue". Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 

Bibliography

  • Ward-Jackson, Philip (2003). Public Sculpture of the City of London. Public Sculpture of Britain. 7. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press. 
  • Wiltshire, Trea (2012). A Stroll Through Colonial Hong Kong. FormAsia Books Ltd. ISBN 978-988-15562-3-3. 

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