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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City of London
Town
City of London
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War - civilians
Maker
MR RICHARD KINDERSLEY (Designer)
MR RICHARD KINDERSLEY (Sculptor)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11 May 1999
    Attended by: HM QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17959
Current location

St. Paul's Cathedral
St Paul's Churchyard
City of London
City of London
Greater London
EC4M 8AD
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 32035 81148
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Set into the paving stones within the churchyard on the north side a circular, Irish limestone, tablet. Circular monument of polished black slate: upper slab with deeply incised line border around outer edge, inscription in central spiral. Base with inscription incised and picked out in gold paint around circumference on concave surface.
Inscription
Border: REMEMBER BEFORE GOD THE PEOPLE OF LONDON 1939 - 1945 At top in a central spiral: IN WAR, RESOLUTION; IN DEFEAT, DEFIANCE; IN VICTORY, MAGNAMINITY; IN PEACE, GOODWILL
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Limestone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate,public,other
Reference
  • Evening Standard Feb to March 1995; 30 March1998; 6 May 1999
  • St Paul's Cathedral Inventory Inv no.9445

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