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List of public art in the London Borough of Lewisham

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This is a list of public art in the London Borough of Lewisham.

Blackheath

Image Title / subject Location and
coordinates
Date Artist / designer Architect / other Type Designation Notes
Monument in the grounds of Hollyhedge House - geograph.org.uk - 470304.jpg Lion Lawn in front of Holly-Hedge House, Wat Tyler Road

51°28′13″N 0°00′20″W / 51.4703°N 0.0056°W / 51.4703; -0.0056 (Lion)
Early 19th century ? N/A Sculpture Grade II The tablet held by the lion is inscribed NELSON/ CXXII BATTLES.[1]

Brockley

Image Title / subject Location and
coordinates
Date Artist / designer Architect / other Type Designation Notes
Deptford Borough War Memorial (9175974877).jpg Deptford War Memorial Junction of Upper Brockley Road and Lewisham Way

51°28′16″N 0°01′48″W / 51.4710°N 0.0299°W / 51.4710; -0.0299 (Deptford War Memorial)
1919–1921 William Wheatley Wagstaff William Roberts War memorial with sculpture Grade II Unveiled 1921 by Major-General Sir Charles Townshend.[2]

Catford

Image Title / subject Location and
coordinates
Date Artist / designer Architect / other Type Designation Notes
Catford Centre (9178130762).jpg Catford Centre Cat Rushey Green

51°26′45″N 0°01′11″W / 51.4458°N 0.0198°W / 51.4458; -0.0198 (Catford Centre Cat)
1974 Owen Luder/Embassy Signs [3]
Pensive Girl Catford Town Hall 1992 Gerda Rubinstein [3]
Water Line Rushey Green 2006 Oliver Barratt [4]
Chariot / Blue on Green Catford 2006 Oleg Prokofiev [3]

Deptford

Image Title / subject Location and
coordinates
Date Artist / designer Architect / other Type Designation Notes
Pig Statues Deptford.jpg Pig statues Thames Walk

Forest Hill

Image Title / subject Location and
coordinates
Date Artist / designer Architect / other Type Designation Notes
Bridge Parapets (southern road bridge over railway) Honor Oak

51°26′59″N 0°02′46″W / 51.4497°N 0.0462°W / 51.4497; -0.0462 (Bridge Parapets)
1960 c. 1960 William Mitchell [5]

Lewisham

Image Title / subject Location and
coordinates
Date Artist / designer Architect / other Type Designation Notes
Lewisham War Memorial (9178133262).jpg Lewisham War Memorial Memorial Gardens, Lewisham High Street

51°27′13″N 0°00′58″W / 51.4536°N 0.0160°W / 51.4536; -0.0160 (Lewisham War Memorial)
1921 E. A. Stone War memorial Grade II [6]

New Cross

Image Title / subject Location and
coordinates
Date Artist / designer Architect / other Type Designation Notes
Statue of Robert Aske Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School

51°28′05″N 0°02′37″W / 51.4681°N 0.0436°W / 51.4681; -0.0436 (Statue of Robert Aske)
1825 William Croggon N/A Statue Grade II [7]
Deptford Town Hall, SE14 - geograph.org.uk - 82222.jpg Admiral Robert Blake, Horatio Nelson, Francis Drake and Oliver Cromwell Deptford old town hall, New Cross Road

51°28′31″N 0°02′16″W / 51.4754°N 0.0379°W / 51.4754; -0.0379 (Deptford Old Town Hall)
1905
Water and Wine Goldsmiths, University of London 1990 Michael Kenny N/A Sculpture N/A [8]
Black Door Goldsmiths, University of London Svein Møxvold N/A Sculpture N/A [9]

Sydenham

Image Title / subject Location and
coordinates
Date Artist / designer Architect / other Type Designation Notes
Livesey War Memorial, Bell Green.jpg Livesey Hall War Memorial
South Suburban Gas Company
Perry Hill, Lower Sydenham

51°25′53″N 0°02′14″W / 51.4314°N 0.0372°W / 51.4314; -0.0372 (Livesey Hall War Memorial)
1920 Sydney March War memorial with sculpture Grade II [10]

References

  1. ^ Historic England. "Carving on lawn in front of Holly-Hedge House (1194163)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
  2. ^ Historic England. "Deptford War Memorial (1406592)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
  3. ^ a b c [www.lewisham.gov.uk]
  4. ^ "water line | oliver barratt sculpture". www.oliverbarratt.co.uk.
  5. ^ "Historic filming in Forest Hill – SE23 Forum | Forest Hill & Honor Oak". www.se23.com.
  6. ^ Historic England. "Lewisham War Memorial, Memorial Gardens (1435882)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 27 May 2018.
  7. ^ Ben Weinreb, ed. (2008). The London Encyclopaedia (Third ed.). pp. 866–876. ISBN 978-1-4050-4924-5.
  8. ^ Water and Wine, Art UK, retrieved 13 May 2020
  9. ^ Black Door, Art UK, retrieved 13 May 2020
  10. ^ "South Suburban Gas Company", War Memorials Register, Imperial War Museums, retrieved 9 June 2018

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