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TOMB OF ABRAHAM SMITH APPROXIMATELY 50 METRES EAST OF WEST GATE HAMMERSMITH CEMETERY

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: TOMB OF ABRAHAM SMITH APPROXIMATELY 50 METRES EAST OF WEST GATE HAMMERSMITH CEMETERY

List entry Number: 1072616

Location

TOMB OF ABRAHAM SMITH APPROXIMATELY 50 METRES EAST OF WEST GATE HAMMERSMITH CEMETERY, MARGRAVINE ROAD

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Hammersmith and Fulham

District Type: London Borough

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Sep-1997

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 468849

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Details

TQ 2378 Margrave Road, W6 (North East side, Off) 333/6/10038 Tomb of Abraham Smith, approx 50 metres east of West Gate, Hammersmith Cemetery

GV II

Tomb monument. c1923 by C J Jordan & Son, Acton. White marble. Tall, enriched cross surmounting a rubble-carved base which is surrounded by rectangular plan kerbing with dies having polygonal, bulbous capped, finials at the angles. At the foot of the cross, carved into the rock, is a lean-to shelter containing the figure of a gold prospector, seated at a table on which he leans and by which is leant a rifle. Leaning against the shelter exterior are digging tools. The inscription records that "Abe Smith" was "for many years gold digger Mount Browne N.S.W."



Listing NGR: TQ2382278090

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National Grid Reference: TQ 23822 78090

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