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placename:- Nicholson Monument
parish Carlisle city, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
monument
coordinates:- NY39115437
10Km square:- NY35
References Listed Buildings 2010

1Km square NY3954

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
MONUMENT TO PETER NICHOLSON, NORTH WEST OF CEMETERY CHAPEL / / RICHARDSON STREET / CARLISLE / CARLISLE / CUMBRIA / II[star] / 386840 / NY3911354377
courtesy of English Heritage
Monument to Peter Nicholson. 1855-6 for the subscribers, by Robert William Billings, illustrator and architect (1813-74). Calciferous sandstone ashlar. Tall triangular shaft on stepped chamfered plinth with cornice, coved on the angles; off-set tapering spire. Inscription on shaft PETER NICHOLSON, ARCHITECT, AUTHOR OF THE ARCHITECTURAL DICTIONARY AND OTHER WORKS OF MERIT. BORN AT PRESTONKIRK JULY 20 1765, DIED AT CARLISLE JUNE 18 1844 (he was actually buried at Christ Church, Carlisle) Details are given in the Carlisle Patriot (1855). For a photograph see Cumberland News (1954).
Carlisle Patriot: 27 January/24 February/7 April 1855
Cumberland News: 30 July 1954
district:- Carlisle
listed building
coordinates:- NY39115437
person:- architect : Nicholson, Peter
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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