Martyrs' Memorial, Newham
Description: Martyrs' Memorial
Date Listed: 8 June 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 204925
OS Grid Reference: TQ3897284417
OS Grid Coordinates: 538972, 184417
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5415, 0.0026
Location: Broadway, Stratford, Greater London E15 1NG
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TQ 3884 BROADWAY
6/21 STRATFORD E15
8.6.78 Martyrs' Memorial
Memorial 1878: J T Newman. Hexagonal monument of buff terracotta in Gothic style.
Inscribed panels to each face, with relief plaque to east. Triple angle shafts
to corner with stiff leaf capitals running together to form rich frieze. Gabled
oversailing canopies to each face with richly ornamented brackets and diaper beneath.
Twelve sided spire topped with crown. Erected to commemorate Protestant Martyrs
burnt nearby in 1556. Terracotta produced by Johnson & Co, Ditchling, Sussex.
Listing NGR: TQ3897284417
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