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Mausoleum to Lieutenant Colonel W Haywood City of London Cemetery, Newham

Description: Mausoleum to Lieutenant Colonel W Haywood City of London Cemetery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 204914

OS Grid Reference: TQ4186386382
OS Grid Coordinates: 541863, 186382
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5585, 0.0450

Location: Chapel Avenue, Stratford, Greater London E12 5AF

Locality: Newham
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E12 5AF

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Listing Text


Mausoleum to Lieutenant
Colonel W Haywood
- City of London Cemetery


Mausoleum of Lieutenant Colonel William Haywood, architect of the cemetery, died
1889. Ragstone with ashlar dressings. Leaded pitched roof. Gabled Gothic single
storeyed building, one bay wide. Pointed entrance arch. Solid tympanum bearing
inscription. Original wrought iron gates. Side walls panelled with inscriptions.
Corner pinnacles bearing monster gargoyles. Shelf to rear interior with male and
female busts. The inscription states that Haywood was cremated at Woking Cemetery.
(This was two years after the first official cremation). Situated along the main
avenue to the north-east of the main gates.

Listing NGR: TQ4186386382

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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