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Wall, Extending for Circa 90 Metres Westwards from Arlington Way

A Grade II Listed Building in Clerkenwell, London

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Latitude: 51.5292 / 51°31'45"N

Longitude: -0.108 / 0°6'28"W

OS Eastings: 531338

OS Northings: 182838

OS Grid: TQ313828

Mapcode National: GBR M6.X0

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.2TRL

Entry Name: Wall, Extending for Circa 90 Metres Westwards from Arlington Way

Listing Date: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298024

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369153

Location: Islington, London, EC1R

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Clerkenwell

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Clerkenwell St Mark

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


635-1/68/636 (South side)
Wall, extending for c.90 metres
westwards from Arlington Way


Wall. Early C19. Purple brick with some replacement in yellow
brick; laid in Flemish bond and c.2 metres high with gabled
coping. Some forty metres from Arlington Way are initials,
dates and other graffiti scratched in the brick by the French
prisoners who were employed to build the wall.
(Information from Helen McMurray).

Listing NGR: TQ3133882838

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

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