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Latitude: 51.5416 / 51°32'29"N
Longitude: 0.0026 / 0°0'9"E
OS Eastings: 538972
OS Northings: 184417
OS Grid: TQ389844
Mapcode National: GBR KX.KBW
Mapcode Global: VHHNB.0J73
Entry Name: Martyrs' Memorial
Listing Date: 8 June 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1190750
English Heritage Legacy ID: 204925
Location: Newham, London, E15
Electoral Ward/Division: Stratford and New Town
Built-Up Area: Newham
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Stratford St John with Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
TQ 3884 BROADWAY
6/21 STRATFORD E15
8.6.78 Martyrs' Memorial
Memorial 1878: J T Newman. Hexagonal monument of buff terracotta in Gothic style.
Inscribed panels to each face, with relief plaque to east. Triple angle shafts
to corner with stiff leaf capitals running together to form rich frieze. Gabled
oversailing canopies to each face with richly ornamented brackets and diaper beneath.
Twelve sided spire topped with crown. Erected to commemorate Protestant Martyrs
burnt nearby in 1556. Terracotta produced by Johnson & Co, Ditchling, Sussex.
Listing NGR: TQ3897284417
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