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West Norwood Memorial Park Tomb of James Kershaw

A Grade II Listed Building in Lambeth, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4323 / 51°25'56"N

Longitude: -0.0985 / 0°5'54"W

OS Eastings: 532277

OS Northings: 172080

OS Grid: TQ322720

Mapcode National: GBR GS.HTX

Mapcode Global: VHGRD.78SB

Entry Name: West Norwood Memorial Park Tomb of James Kershaw

Listing Date: 2 August 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263197

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433014

Location: Lambeth, London, SE27

County: London

District: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Gipsy Hill

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: West Norwood St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

LAMBETH

TQ3272 (OFF) NORWOOD ROAD
963-0/32/1141 West Norwood Memorial Park
Tomb of James Kershaw

GV II

Chest tomb. c1864 by Alfred Waterhouse. Grey Rubislaw and pink
Peterhead granite. Rectangular battered base topped by a pink
granite band having carved roundels. Pink granite columns on
pedestals support a roundel enriched cornice with massive
cross-gable pitched roof, each side with a frieze of crosses
in roundels; gable ends with more elaborate crosses in
roundels. Cast and wrought iron railings of scroll design with
acorn type finials identical to adjacent Elworthy tomb (qv)
also by Waterhouse. James Kershaw was an MP.


Listing NGR: TQ3227772080

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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