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Description: William Whiteley Memorial
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286809
OS Grid Reference: TQ0943562472
OS Grid Coordinates: 509435, 162472
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3508, -0.4299
TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE MONUMENT GREEN
10/231 William Whiteley
Statue. 1914 by George Frampton, for William Whiteley. Copper and stone, c25
feet high. Stone benches to base, plinth below with square pier decorated with
bay leaf garland. Copper plaque with profile bust of William Whiteley on the
north side. Crowning seated female figure of Industry with beehive and caduseus
emblems in copper.
Whiteley Village was provided by William Whiteley of Whiteley's stores for thrifty
old folk and was laid out on an octagonal plan by Frank Atkinson, employing leading
architects of the day.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY pp520-1.
Listing NGR: TQ0943562472
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