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Statue of Robert Clayton at North Entrance to Ward Block of North Wing at St Thomas' Hospital

A Grade I Listed Building in Bishop's, London

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Latitude: 51.4992 / 51°29'56"N

Longitude: -0.1201 / 0°7'12"W

OS Eastings: 530586

OS Northings: 179476

OS Grid: TQ305794

Mapcode National: GBR KJ.6R

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.VLW3

Entry Name: Statue of Robert Clayton at North Entrance to Ward Block of North Wing at St Thomas' Hospital

Location: Lambeth, London, SE1

County: London

District: Lambeth

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Locality: Bishop's

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Listing Date: 30 May 1979

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204397

Source ID: 1319925

Listing Text

1. (west side)
Statue of Robert Clayton
at north entrance to ward
block of North Wing at
St Thomas' Hospital
TQ 3079 2/1084 30.5.79


1714 dated in a Latin inscription on the plinth (translated on other side) describing
him as President and benefactor of the hospital. Marble figure in legal robes
and full wig, carrying a scroll. Plinth is decorated with cherubs. Moved here
from old hospital in Southwark circa 1870. Sculptor Grinling Gibbons (ref GLC
Survey of London).

Listing NGR: TQ3058679476

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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