WAR MEMORIAL AT BRITISH MEDICAL ASSOCIATION HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1378969
Date first listed:
15-Apr-1998
Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL AT BRITISH MEDICAL ASSOCIATION HOUSE, TAVISTOCK SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL AT BRITISH MEDICAL ASSOCIATION HOUSE, TAVISTOCK SQUARE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Camden (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 29931 82463

Details

CAMDEN

TQ2982SE TAVISTOCK SQUARE 798-1/94/1896 (East side) 15/04/98 War Memorial at British Medical Association House

GV II*

War memorial with four figurative sculptures. 1954 by James Woodford for the British Medical Association. Bronze fountain in circular pool with surrounding steps and four carved statues in Portland stone representing Sacrifice, Cure, Prevention, and Aspiration. Memorials to civilian professions are a feature of Second World War commemoration, and this is a particularly good example.



Listing NGR: TQ2993182464

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 9 February 2017.

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
478332
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 9 February 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/246199
War Memorials Register, accessed 9 February 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/63148

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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