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Stockwell War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Stockwell, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.473 / 51°28'22"N

Longitude: -0.122 / 0°7'19"W

OS Eastings: 530525

OS Northings: 176564

OS Grid: TQ305765

Mapcode National: GBR JV.R4

Mapcode Global: VHGR5.T7VN

Entry Name: Stockwell War Memorial

Listing Date: 16 October 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263507

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432161

Location: Lambeth, London, SW9

County: London

District: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Stockwell

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: South Lambeth St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:-

TQ 3076 STOCKWELL TERRACE

12/10002 Stockwell War Memorial

- II

War memorial. Designed by Frank T Dear in 1920, unveiled 3rd May
1922 by Princess Alice Countess of Athlone. Neo Grecian style.
Tower on plinth 45 feet high of portland stone, and altered
towards base. Front has relief figure of Remembrance, in Greek
mourning dress with inscription "To the Stockwell men who served
in the Great War". Double doors set in moulded architrave with
number '1914' to left and '1919' to right. Each face has moulded
cornice and corner pilasters with mutule frieze and anthemion
motif at base. Each side has a clock face with cornice on
brackets above. 3-sides have rectangular window with leaded
lights. A raised Greek key band separates the tower from the
plinth. This has 9 panels with the names of the fallen.


Listing NGR: TQ3052576564


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, 16 February 2017.

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

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