Statue of John Wesley
John Wesley statue, Wesley
The statue in front of Wesley's Chapel in 2010
ArtistJ. Adams Acton
SubjectJohn Wesley
LocationLondon, United Kingdom
Coordinates51°31′25″N 0°05′14″W / 51.52372°N 0.08713°W / 51.52372; -0.08713Coordinates: 51°31′25″N 0°05′14″W / 51.52372°N 0.08713°W / 51.52372; -0.08713

A statue of John Wesley, an Anglican minister and theologian, by British sculptor John Adams-Acton is installed outside Wesley's Chapel, along City Road, in Shoreditch, London, United Kingdom. The statue, created in 1891, is Grade II-listed.[1] The 10 foot high granite pedestal on which the statue is located was the work of the Methodist architect Elijah Hoole.[2]

See also


  1. ^ "Statue of John Wesley in the Forecourt of Wesley's Chapel". Historic England. Retrieved 28 October 2015.
  2. ^ "THE CENTENNIAL WESLEY STATUE". Christian Colonist. Vol. XIII, no. 32. South Australia. 15 May 1891. p. 8. Retrieved 2 May 2021 – via National Library of Australia.