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Memorial details

Memorial type
Lamp or lighting
District
City Of Westminster
Town
Westminster
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11 November 1925
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
64050
Current location

In main staircase.
Norman Shaw North (formerly New Scotland Yard)
Victoria Embankment
Westminster
City Of Westminster
Greater London
SW1
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 302 798
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Cast iron lamp mounted on a stone base, originally with bronze name plaques.
Inscription
(None) (Originally had plaques inscribed with twenty names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • 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
Components
  • Lamp or Lighting
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Cast Iron
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
History
The building ceased to be used by the Metropolitan police in 1966, and became part of the Parliamentary estate in 1972.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Parliamentary Estates Directorate.
Reference

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