Shoreditch war memorial

Shoreditch war memorial

E2, Austin Street, St Leonard's Church

We searched the garden and could not find the list of names referenced in the inscription.  War Memorials Online has: "Memorial paved ga...

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Islington WW1 memorial - Manor Gardens - names

Islington WW1 memorial - Manor Gardens - names

N7, Manor Gardens

Through the gates you can see that most of the names are nicely picked out but that some panels are damaged by what looks like damp (as y...

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Prudential Assurance war memorial WW1

Prudential Assurance war memorial WW1

EC1, Holborn, 273, Holborn Bars (ex-Prudential Building)

Four standing girls adorn the corners of the plinth. At their feet are cornucopia and in one hand they each clutch a bunch of laurel leav...

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Penge war memorial

Penge war memorial

SE20, High Street, Penge Recreation Ground

The WW2 civilian list identifies 14 people who worked in civil defence and what their role was. Usually lists of civilian dead give the f...

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Fulham war memorial

Fulham war memorial

SW6, Putney Bridge Approach, Vicarage Gardens

A building had been here, about where this monument is, since before 1430. It became the vicarage but its large garden was much reduced b...

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Christ Church Shooters Hill - War Memorial

Christ Church Shooters Hill - War Memorial

SE18, Shooters Hill, Christ Church

{On the risers of three steps at the front of the cross:} Thanks be to God who gave us the victory. In proud and grateful memory of the o...

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Ealing memorial gates - WW1 + WW2

Ealing memorial gates - WW1 + WW2

W5, Ealing Green, Pitzhanger Manor-house entrance

The quotation comes from 'Ode Recited at the Harvard Commemoration, July 21, 1865' by James Russell Lowell. Its right-justification and t...

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Abney Park - CWGC war memorial

Abney Park - CWGC war memorial

N16, Abney Park Cemetery

The screen wall at the back, south, of the memorial carries a number of bronze panels listing the names.

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William III's arrival and George III's health

William III's arrival and George III's health

EN2, Bulls Cross, Myddelton House Gardens

There are so many issues with this memorial, it's difficult to know where to begin. We take the main part of the inscription to mean tha...

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Peace Pagoda

Peace Pagoda

SW11, Battersea Park

Between 1947 and 2000 eighty peace pagodas were built around the world by the Nipponzan Myohoji Japanese Buddist movement, led by Nichida...

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