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Memorial to Dame Louisa Aldrich Blake in Tavistock Square Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Cross, London

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Latitude: 51.5247 / 51°31'28"N

Longitude: -0.1282 / 0°7'41"W

OS Eastings: 529951

OS Northings: 182304

OS Grid: TQ299823

Mapcode National: GBR H7.CL

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.QYL1

Entry Name: Memorial to Dame Louisa Aldrich Blake in Tavistock Square Gardens

Listing Date: 14 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378970

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478333

Location: Camden, London, WC1H

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: King's Cross

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Pancras with St James and Christ Church St Pancras

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


CAMDEN

TQ2982SE TAVISTOCK SQUARE
798-1/94/1598 Memorial to Dame Louisa
14/05/74 Aldrich-Blake in Tavistock Square
Gardens

GV II

Memorial seat and busts of Dame Louisa Aldrich-Blake. 1926.
Designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and AG Walker. Semicircular
stone seat and base by Lutyens. Rising from the centre of the
seat back a stone column with, on the back and front,
identical bronze busts, holding a book, by Walker and
inscribed tablets giving details of her career. On either side
a bronze serpent and staff.


Listing NGR: TQ2995182304

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

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