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Monument to Vincent Figgins, Nunhead Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.461 / 51°27'39"N

Longitude: -0.0522 / 0°3'7"W

OS Eastings: 535412

OS Northings: 175362

OS Grid: TQ354753

Mapcode National: GBR JD.PHX

Mapcode Global: VHGR7.1JRT

Plus Code: 9C3XFW6X+C4

Entry Name: Monument to Vincent Figgins, Nunhead Cemetery

Listing Date: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385655

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471059

Location: Nunhead Cemetery, Southwark, London, SE15

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Peckham Rye

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Nunhead St Antony with St Silas

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Description



SOUTHWARK

TQ3575SW LINDEN GROVE
636-1/52/480 Monument to Vincent Figgins, Nunhead
Cemetery

GV II

Funerary monument. c1844. To Vincent Figgins, d.1844. By
William Pettit Griffith. Portland stone. Plain square stele
(originally surmounted by an urn; missing at time of
inspection) set within canopy carried on 4 columns with
lotus-leaf capitals, surmounted with triangular pediments and
acroteria. Small pedimented aedicules (based on Roman cinerary
urns) at corners on lower stage of base.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Figgins was an eminent type-founder in the
City.


Listing NGR: TQ3541275362

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