Canon Thomas Major Lester

Monument to Canon Thomas Major Lester

Sir George Frampton, R.A., P.R.B.S. (1860-1928)


Bronze on a sandstone pedestal

St John's Gardens


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  • Born in Fulham, south London, and educated at Christ's College Cambridge, Thomas Major Lester (1829-1903) became a curate in Liverpool in 1853. Apart from a stint in Manchester, he spent the rest of his life in the city, becoming Vicar of St Mary's Kirkdale, and later an honorary Canon of the city. [continued below]

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