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Wimbledon Village Improvement 1964

Wimbledon Village Improvement 1964 Wimbledon Village Improvement 1964

Erection date: 25/1/1968

Inscription

Wimbledon Village Improvement Scheme 1964
Completed by Wimbledon Village Association with the support of John Evelyn Society, Wimbledon and District Chamber of Commerce, London Electricity Board, Wimbledon Borough Council.
Architects - Alan and Sylvia Blanc F/ARIBA and Gerald Davis ARIBA
Civic Trust Award presented January 25th 1968.

{The symbol to the left reads:}
Civic Trust Award 1967

Site: Wimbledon Village Improvement 1964 (1 memorial)

SW19, Wimbledon High Street, Fire Station

This is Local London news item is useful. The LEB is mentioned on the plaque because at the time they owned the building, the former fire station.

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Wimbledon Village Improvement 1964

Subjects commemorated Information

London Borough of Merton

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Wimbledon Society / John Evelyn Society

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Wimbledon Village Association

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Alan Blanc

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Sylvia Blanc

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Wimbledon Village Improvement 1964

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Civic Trust

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