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Monument to Members of Public Killed by Zeppelin, Camberwell Old Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4512 / 51°27'4"N

Longitude: -0.0592 / 0°3'33"W

OS Eastings: 534955

OS Northings: 174255

OS Grid: TQ349742

Mapcode National: GBR JF.7RP

Mapcode Global: VHGR6.XSKC

Entry Name: Monument to Members of Public Killed by Zeppelin, Camberwell Old Cemetery

Listing Date: 7 May 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385532

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470931

Location: Southwark, London, SE22

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Peckham Rye

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Dulwich St Clement with St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


SOUTHWARK

TQ3474SE FOREST HILL ROAD
636-1/61/348 Monument to Members of Public killed
07/05/92 by Zeppelin, Camberwell Old Cemetery

GV II

Monument c1920. Stone weathered obelisk approx 3m high on 2
steps, inscribed on one side with the cross of Lorraine and
surmounted with a cross of iron. The worn inscription gives
the names of 21 civilians killed by bombing. There are large
gold mosaic diamonds set around the inscription and the shaft
is left roughly chiselled with smooth inscription stele
emerging from it, surrounded by an oak and bay leaf garland.


Listing NGR: TQ3495574255


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, 17 February 2017.

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

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