The Cricketers Arms - Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman
N 52° 59.263 W 002° 08.225
30U E 557926 N 5871252
Quick Description: This relief sculpture is above the door of a former pub the Crickets Arms and is located at the junction of Gold Street with The Strand in Longton.
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 3/12/2017 6:43:02 AM
Waymark Code: WMV82M
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team
Views: 4

Long Description:
On the façade there is an arched panel with a raised ribbon bearing the legend 'THE CRICKETERS ARMS' above a set of stumps, cricket bat, two gloves and a cricket ball. The background is heavily textured. Above the panel a keystone bears the initials 'H.E' and the date '1878'. (visit link)

When the pub closed it became a pet shop (2009) and it is now the Bethel charity shop.
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Date Sculpture was opened for vewing?: 1/1/1878

Website for sculpture?: [Web Link]

Where is this sculpture?:
The Strand,
Longton,
Stoke-on-Trent,, Staffordshire, England.
ST3 2JN


Sculptors Name: Not listed

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