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Memorial Shelter Against Flank Wall of Numbers 75 and 76 Little Britain, City of London

Description: Memorial Shelter Against Flank Wall of Numbers 75 and 76 Little Britain

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 199689

OS Grid Reference: TQ3207881487
OS Grid Coordinates: 532078, 181487
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5169, -0.0979

Location: 75 Little Britain, City of London, EC1A 7 EC1M 6GR

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC1M 6GR

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Listing Text

Memorial shelter against
flank wall of Nos 75 and 76
Little Britain
TQ 3381 SW 9/512 5.6.72.


Late C19. Long, timber pentice with back wall of glazed brown brick incorporating
seat and memorial tablets. Front beam inscribed "In Commemoration of Heroic self-
sacrifice". Ornamented tablets of glazed terra cotta. Central statuette of G
F Watts (by T H Wren) who founded the Memorial. Listed as a curiosity.

Listing NGR: TQ3207881487

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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