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West Norwood Memorial Park Tomb of John Stevens

A Grade II Listed Building in Lambeth, London

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Latitude: 51.4315 / 51°25'53"N

Longitude: -0.0964 / 0°5'47"W

OS Eastings: 532426

OS Northings: 171993

OS Grid: TQ324719

Mapcode National: GBR GS.JCY

Mapcode Global: VHGRD.88WZ

Entry Name: West Norwood Memorial Park Tomb of John Stevens

Listing Date: 27 March 1981

Last Amended: 21 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064983

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204519

Location: Lambeth, London, SE27

County: London

District: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Gipsy Hill

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: West Norwood St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

1. (east side)

TQ 3271 32/730 Tomb of John Stevens in
West Norwood Memorial Park

the entry shall be amended to read as follows:

963-0/36/730 (East side)
27/03/81 West Norwood Memorial Park
Tomb of John Stevens


Obelisk monument. c1861, by Anderson & McKenzie of Aberdeen.
Grey granite. Square plan, stepped base supporting inscribed
pedestal with battered sides and incised pediments. Obelisk
finely incised with bands of quilloche, palmettes and fret
pattern. Stevens was an engineer who invented and patented
semaphore signals.
1. (east side)

Tomb of John Stevens in
West Norwood Memorial
TQ 3271 36/730


d. 1861. By Anderson and McKenzie of Aberdeen. Large but delicate obelisk of
grey granite on tall pedimented plinth. Incised ornament of guilloche, palmette
and fret pattern, very finely done.

Listing NGR: TQ3242671993

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