Gates: Altab Ali arch
Erection date: 1989
Wrought-iron arch created as a memorial to Altab Ali and other victims of racist attacks. Symbolically combines elements of Bangladeshi and English perpendicular architecture.
Site: Altab Ali arch and Victorian drinking fountain (2 memorials)
E1, Whitechapel Road, Altab Ali Park
The Evening Standard has a thoughtful piece about this park.