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Surrey Commercial Docks - relief model

Surrey Commercial Docks - relief model Surrey Commercial Docks - relief model

Erection date: 1989

Inscription

{Around the rim:}
London Docklands 1989
Surrey Commercial Docks 1896

Designer Michael Rizzello

Site: Surrey Commercial Docks - relief model (1 memorial)

SE16, Stave Hill

The redevelopment of this area in 1984 resulted in this mini-mountain, Stave Hill. Seems that so many buildings were demolished that even after all the docks were filled in there was still a large amount of rubble left over.

Limehouse basin has a similar model.

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Surrey Commercial Docks - relief model

Subjects commemorated Information

Surrey Docks

The south bank of the Thames used to be in Surrey, now in Southwark. The firs...

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This section lists the subjects who helped to create/erect the memorial on this page:
Surrey Commercial Docks - relief model

Created by Information

London Docklands Development Corporation

We did not initially recognise this logo, on at least 8 plaques in the Surrey...

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Michael Rizzello

Sculptor and designer. Born Michael Gaspard Rizzello in London, to an Italian...

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