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Latitude: 51.5009 / 51°30'3"N
Longitude: -0.1198 / 0°7'11"W
OS Eastings: 530599
OS Northings: 179676
OS Grid: TQ305796
Mapcode National: GBR KJ.74
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.WJ0Q
Entry Name: The South Bank Lion at East End of Westminster Bridge
Listing Date: 27 March 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1068742
English Heritage Legacy ID: 204782
Location: Lambeth, London, SE1
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Waterloo St John with St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
WESTMINSTER BRIDGE ROAD SE1
1. (north side)
The South Bank Lion at
east end of Westminster
TQ 3079 2/1058
Tall granite plinth with curved ends, inscribed on west end 'The South Bank Lion'.
Standing above, a Coade Stone lion of heroic size and taking expression. Bronze
plaque on east face of plinth recalls that lion stood from 1837 on the parapet
above river front of Lion Brewery, Lambeth and was installed here after World
War II at the wish of King George VI. Modelled by W F Woodington, 1837.
Listing NGR: TQ3059979676
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