Peabody tenants

Peabody tenants

SE1, Blackfriars Road

This is an odd little obelisk, with minimal information. We wonder if the form is intended to recall the obelisk at nearby St George's Ci...

1 subject commemorated
Second Millennium - The Brewers

Second Millennium - The Brewers

EC2, Aldermanbury Square

There is a cross on the reverse of the monument.

2 subjects commemorated, 1 creator
Battle of Waterloo

Battle of Waterloo

SE1, Waterloo Station

The Fitzwilliam Museum has a page showing an original medal and: "The victory of Napoleon at Waterloo in 1815 led to the first British Ar...

3 subjects commemorated, 3 creators
Helena Fedorowicz

Helena Fedorowicz

N4, Finsbury Park

This was originally a well-designed and substantial monument. Both sides of the base are convex and Wikipedia have a photo, November 2007...

2 subjects commemorated
St Anne's Church Limehouse - WW1 memorial

St Anne's Church Limehouse - WW1 memorial

E14, Three Colt Street, 7

The quotation "Greater love ... his friends." is from the biblical book of John 15.13. But we cannot find any source for the quotation "O...

War dead | WW1
463 subjects commemorated, 1 creator
Croydon war memorial

Croydon war memorial

CR9, Katharine Street, Clock Tower

To the left of the monument is a sculpture of a wounded soldier and to the right, a woman clutching a child and variously identified as h...

3 subjects commemorated, 2 creators
Sivas martyrs

Sivas martyrs

N16, Stoke Newington Common

This area has a large Turkish community. From Architectural Memorialization at Turkey’s › Witness Sites ‹: The Case of the Madimak Hotel...

37 subjects commemorated
HMS Albion disaster

HMS Albion disaster

E13, Grange Road, East London Cemetery

28 victims are buried here; another 6-11 victims (numbers differ between sources) were buried elsewhere. Of these 28, 12 were children (b...

29 subjects commemorated
Camberwell WW1 victims - Chumleigh Gardens

Camberwell WW1 victims - Chumleigh Gardens

SE5, Burgess Park, Chumleigh Gardens

This memorial commemorates all 22 Camberwell citizens killed in WW1. We don't know when it was unveiled but think it may be the response ...

4 subjects commemorated
Brentford Monument

Brentford Monument

TW8, High Street Brentford, County Court

Brentford High Street have carried out some magnificent research on Brentford Local Board members and Councillors. That page contains a l...

11 subjects commemorated, 19 creators
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