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Latitude: 51.617 / 51°37'1"N
Longitude: 0.0258 / 0°1'32"E
OS Eastings: 540347
OS Northings: 192854
OS Grid: TQ403928
Mapcode National: GBR LL.R5F
Mapcode Global: VHHMY.DMH7
Entry Name: Anti Air War Memorial
Listing Date: 22 February 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1081040
English Heritage Legacy ID: 204838
Location: Redbridge, London, IG8
Electoral Ward/Division: Monkhams
Built-Up Area: Redbridge
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Woodford Wells All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 06/10/2014
TQ 4092 7/1
HIGH ROAD (West Side), Woodford Green,
Anti Air War Memorial (Outside Highbeam House, 581-587)
(Formerly listed as Anti-Abyssinian War Memorial (Outside No 587 High Road))
1935. Small stone bomb on square plinth inscribed as follows:
Front - "To those who in 1932 upheld the right to use bombing aeroplanes".
Left - "this monument is raised as a protest against war in the air"
Right - "originally unveiled by R P Zaphiro, secretary of the Imperial Ethiopian Legation London. Supported by James Ranger, E J A Webster, J Davey, Sylvia Pankhurst. October 20th 1935".
Rear - "The site of this monument is the property of Sylvia Pankhurst. Design and work by Eric Benfield".
Enclosed by an iron railing. Listed for its historic value.
Listing NGR: TQ4034792854
This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 17 February 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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