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Statue of George Livesey in the Forecourt of the Gas Works Offices, Southwark

Description: Statue of George Livesey in the Forecourt of the Gas Works Offices

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 September 1998
English Heritage Building ID: 471153

OS Grid Reference: TQ3475877710
OS Grid Coordinates: 534758, 177710
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4823, -0.0607

Location: 682 Old Kent Road SE15 1JF

Locality: Southwark
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE15 1JF

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Listing Text


636-1/38/552 (North side)
Statue of George Livesey in the
forecourt of the Gas Works offices


Statue. 1908-1914. By George Pomeroy. Bronze, life-sized
statue of George Livesey (1834-1908) who pioneered gas
production and storage. "Waistcoat and trousers" pose; square
stone base with inscription; wreath at foot of sculpture. An
excellent work by Pomeroy.

Listing NGR: TQ3475877710

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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