Men And Women Of St Mary Le Bone

WM reference
11591
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Dedicated : 15th November 1936
Current location

JUNCTION OF PRINCE ALBERT RD AND PARK RD IN CENTRE OF TRAFFIC ROUNDABOUT
Prince Albert Rd
St Johns Wood
City Of Westminster
Greater London
NW8
England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 260 820
Denomination: Undefined

Description

BRONZE STATUE OF ST GEORGE IN FULL ARMOUR ON HORSEBACK SLAYING DRAGON. ARMS OF THE BOROUGH OF ST MARY LE BONE IN STONE ABOVE INSCRIPTION.

Inscription

A GRATEFUL TRIBUTE/ TO THE MEN AND WOMEN OF/SAINT MARY-LE-BONE/ WHO BY THEIR/ SERVICE AND SACRIFICE/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY/ FREELY PLAYED THEIR PART/ IN THE GREAT WAR.

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Figures
Condition: Unknown
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Component

Base
Condition: Unknown
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Component

Steps
Condition: Unknown
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 15th November 1936
Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries

History

According to Arthur Byron's London Statues the statue was presented in 1907 by Sigismund Goetze. It became a war memorial (with inscription) in 1936. Sigismund Goetze specified that he did not want an unveiling ceremony.

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Private
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Reference

Source: Image Library NIWM Published:CONSTABLE 1981 LONDON

Reference

Carter Postcard Collection

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