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ANTI AIR WAR MEMORIAL

List Entry Summary

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

Name: ANTI AIR WAR MEMORIAL

List entry Number: 1081040

Location

Anti Air War Memorial, Outside Highbeam House, 581-587, High Road, Woodford Green, Essex, IG8 0RD

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Redbridge

District Type: London Borough

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1979

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 204838

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 06/10/2014

TQ 4092 7/1 5027

HIGH ROAD (West Side), Woodford Green,

Anti Air War Memorial (Outside Highbeam House, 581-587)

(Formerly listed as Anti-Abyssinian War Memorial (Outside No 587 High Road))

II

1935. Small stone bomb on square plinth inscribed as follows: Front - "To those who in 1932 upheld the right to use bombing aeroplanes". Left - "this monument is raised as a protest against war in the air" Right - "originally unveiled by R P Zaphiro, secretary of the Imperial Ethiopian Legation London. Supported by James Ranger, E J A Webster, J Davey, Sylvia Pankhurst. October 20th 1935". Rear - "The site of this monument is the property of Sylvia Pankhurst. Design and work by Eric Benfield". Enclosed by an iron railing. Listed for its historic value.

Listing NGR: TQ4034792854

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, 17 February 2017.

Selected Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 17 February 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/120475
War Memorials Register, accessed 17 February 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/2086

National Grid Reference: TQ 40347 92854

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