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Mausoleum of Sir Joseph William Bazalgette 20 Yards to North East of Chancel of St Marys Church, Merton

Description: Mausoleum of Sir Joseph William Bazalgette 20 Yards to North East of Chancel of St Marys Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 205169

OS Grid Reference: TQ2452471480
OS Grid Coordinates: 524524, 171480
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4287, -0.2102

Location: Arthur Road, Merton, Greater London SW19 5AS

Locality: Merton
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW19 5AS

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Listing Text

TQ 2471
6/148 Mausoleum of Sir
Joseph William Bazalgette
20 yards to north
east of chancel
of St Mary's Church
Mausoleum of Sir Joseph Bazalgette (died 1891). Portland stone. Square rusticated
base with arched entrance, cast iron gates reached by descending steps. Battered
block above with simple cornice and corner acroteria. He was the designer of
the main London trunk sewer system and the builder of the Victoria and Albert
Embankments in the 1860's while chief engineer to the Metropolitan Board of
Works 1866-89.

Listing NGR: TQ2452471480

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Source: English Heritage

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