List of public art in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames

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This is a list of public art in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames.

Kingston[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
Queen Anne's Statue In Kingston-upon-Thames Market Place - London.jpg Queen Anne Market House, Kingston upon Thames 1706 Francis Bird [1] 51°24′35″N 0°18′23″W / 51.40974°N 0.30629°W / 51.40974; -0.30629
Shrubsole Memorial, Kingston upon Thames.jpg Memorial to Henry Shrubsole Kingston Market Place 1882 Francis Williamson [2] 51°24′34″N 0°18′23″W / 51.40937°N 0.30626°W / 51.40937; -0.30626
Memorial to Sydney Camm Camm Gardens 1984 [3]
Eden street kingston mural.jpg Kings Mural Eden Street, Kingston upon Thames 1985 Maggie Humphry [4] 51°24′33″N 0°18′12″W / 51.40918°N 0.30347°W / 51.40918; -0.30347
Mosaic mural, Castle Street, Kingston upon Thames.jpg Muybridge Mosaic Rose Theatre, Kingston upon Thames[5] Nicola Benge + volunteers + schoolchildren 51°24′39″N 0°18′07″W / 51.41083°N 0.30194°W / 51.41083; -0.30194
Out of Order.jpg Out of Order Old London Road, Kingston upon Thames 1988 David Mach 51°24′39″N 0°18′02″W / 51.41083°N 0.30046°W / 51.41083; -0.30046
River Celebration.jpg River Celebration Old London Road at the Junction of Queen Elizabeth Road, Kingston upon Thames 1989 Carole Hodgson [6] 51°24′38″N 0°17′50″W / 51.410629°N 0.297327°W / 51.410629; -0.297327
Canbury Passage mosaic, Kingston 9.jpg Study of Hundertwasser Skerne Road & Canbury Passage, Kingston 2005 Nicola Benge + 1800 people [7] 51°24′48″N 0°18′17″W / 51.41324°N 0.30478°W / 51.41324; -0.30478
Kingston, Leaping Salmon by David Wynne.jpg Leaping Salmon (the Kingston Coat of Arms) 100 London Road, Kingston 1980 David Wynne [8] 51°24′38″N 0°17′40″W / 51.41042°N 0.29455°W / 51.41042; -0.29455
Kingston upon Thames - Chessington Mosaic.jpg Chessington Mosaic, depicting St. Mary's Church, the parish church of Chessington Clarence Street, near junction with Wood Street, Kingston upon Thames 1992 Paul Oakley (designer)
Arthur Mann (brick cutter)
J. Browne & Co. (paviours)
[9] 51°24′39″N 0°18′20″W / 51.41092°N 0.30557°W / 51.41092; -0.30557
Kingston upon Thames - Surbiton Mosaic.jpg Surbiton Mosaic, depicting the winged lion crest from the coat of arms of the former Borough of Surbiton Clarence Street, at junction with Thames Street, Kingston upon Thames 1992 Paul Oakley (designer)
Arthur Mann (brick cutter)
J. Browne & Co. (paviours)
[9] 51°24′39″N 0°18′18″W / 51.41085°N 0.30501°W / 51.41085; -0.30501
Kingston upon Thames - Kingston Mosaic.jpg Kingston Mosaic, depicting the three fishes from the coat of arms of the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames Clarence Street, at junction with Fife Road, Kingston upon Thames 1992 Paul Oakley (designer)
Arthur Mann (brick cutter)
J. Browne & Co. (paviours)
[9] 51°24′39″N 0°18′14″W / 51.41088°N 0.30391°W / 51.41088; -0.30391
Kingston upon Thames - Old Malden Mosaic.jpg Old Malden Mosaic, depicting the cross and chevrons from the coat of arms of the former Borough of Malden and Coombe Clarence Street, Kingston upon Thames 1992 Paul Oakley (designer)
Arthur Mann (brick cutter)
J. Browne & Co. (paviours)
[9] 51°24′39″N 0°18′12″W / 51.41079°N 0.30344°W / 51.41079; -0.30344
Kingston upon Thames - New Malden Mosaic.jpg New Malden Mosaic, depicting a beehive, the historic symbol of the district Clarence Street, Kingston upon Thames 1992 Paul Oakley (designer)
Arthur Mann (brick cutter)
J. Browne & Co. (paviours)
[9] 51°24′39″N 0°18′11″W / 51.41072°N 0.30293°W / 51.41072; -0.30293
Coombe Mosaic, depicting the heraldic fountain from the coat of arms of the former Borough of Malden and Coombe Fife Road, Kingston upon Thames 1992 Paul Oakley (designer)
Arthur Mann (brick cutter)
J. Browne & Co. (paviours)
[9] 51°24′41″N 0°18′14″W / 51.41144°N 0.30382°W / 51.41144; -0.30382
College Roundabout, Kingston upon Thames.jpg Paper Trail College Roundabout, Kingston 2012 Michael Antrobus and Tom Kean [10] 51°24′25″N 0°18′14″W / 51.40704°N 0.30396°W / 51.40704; -0.30396
Sopwith Camel propeller Canbury [11] 51°24′48.4″N 0°17′51.2″W / 51.413444°N 0.297556°W / 51.413444; -0.297556
War Memorial, Kingston Upon Thames (Geograph-2591235-by-Philip-Halling).jpg Kingston War Memorial Union Street, Kingston 1920 Richard Reginald Goulden [12] 51°24′37″N 0°18′17″W / 51.41038°N 0.30486°W / 51.41038; -0.30486
Kingston All Saints01.JPG East Surrey Regiment memorial gateway North side of Market Square, Kingston, leading to All Saints Church 1920s [13] 51°24′36″N 0°18′22″W / 51.41°N 0.3061°W / 51.41; -0.3061
John Lewis Mosaic, Kingston (2010).jpg Mosaic John Lewis, Kingston 2010 Yasha Shrimpton, Howard Grange, members of staff, Save the World Club [14][15] 51°24′41.09″N 0°18′28.31″W / 51.4114139°N 0.3078639°W / 51.4114139; -0.3078639
Mosaics Kingsnympton Estate 2004 Save The World Club + ~140 children and adults [16][17] 51°25′15.53″N 0°16′45.79″W / 51.4209806°N 0.2793861°W / 51.4209806; -0.2793861
Bentalls01.JPG Bentall coat of arms and reliefs Façade of Bentall Centre, Clarence Street, Kingston 1930-2 Sir Aston Webb, Eric Gill [18][19][20] 51°24′40″N 0°18′20″W / 51.41112°N 0.30557°W / 51.41112; -0.30557
Flock of Mallard Ducks by Lloyd Le Blanc (2001). Charter Quay, Kingston.jpg Flock of Mallard Ducks Charter Quay 2001 Lloyd Le Blanc
Halifax Building Society, Eden St, Kingston, reliefs L.jpg Two figures in relief Façade of Halifax Building Society, Eden Street, Kingston 1935 [21][22] 51°24′37″N 0°18′07″W / 51.4104°N 0.30203°W / 51.4104; -0.30203
Kingston Guildhall entrance detail, crest.jpg Guildhall Reliefs Façade of Kingston upon Thames Guildhall 1935 Walter Gilbert [23]
Tiffin School coat of arms.jpg Glass disc depicting coat of arms of Tiffin School Outside Tiffin School, Queen Elizabeth Road [24]
Kingston Museum, relief of woman reading.jpg Women reading (relief roundel) North side of Kingston Museum, Wheatfield Way 1904 Alfred Cox [25]
Canbury Gardens Bandstand, three fishes.jpg Three fishes motif Bandstand, Canbury Gardens [26]
Kingston Cemetery, Angel on Dorothy Frances Victoria Burton Memorial (2).jpg Bronze Angel on Dorothy Frances Victoria Burton Memorial Kingston Cemetery Richard Reginald Goulden

New Malden[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
New Malden war memorial.JPG New Malden War Memorial New Malden High Street [27] 51°24′09″N 0°15′22″W / 51.40243°N 0.25623°W / 51.40243; -0.25623
New Malden, Tudor Williams, sculpture.jpg The Family New Malden, Tudor Williams Department Store

Old Malden[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
Old Malden war memorial - geograph.org.uk - 812266.jpg Old Malden War Memorial St John the Baptist Church, Church Road, Old Malden [28] 51°22′55.6″N 0°15′38.9″W / 51.382111°N 0.260806°W / 51.382111; -0.260806

Surbiton[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
Surbiton helpp1.jpg Mini jumping through wall Bridge Garage, Surbiton [29] 51°23′26″N 0°18′28″W / 51.39047°N 0.30786°W / 51.39047; -0.30786
Surbiton War Memorial - geograph.org.uk - 1077838.jpg Surbiton War Memorial Ewell Road, Surbiton, near fire station [30] 51°23′33″N 0°17′54″W / 51.39253°N 0.29835°W / 51.39253; -0.29835
Surbiton Clock Tower - geograph.org.uk - 1077802.jpg King Edward VII Coronation Clocktower Claremont Road, Surbiton 1908 John Johnson [31] 51°23′39.18″N 0°18′15.88″W / 51.3942167°N 0.3044111°W / 51.3942167; -0.3044111
Mosaic panels depicting the history of Surbiton and its transport Victoria Road, Surbiton, on wall of Sainsbury's 1980s [32] 51°23′30″N 0°18′29″W / 51.39157°N 0.30802°W / 51.39157; -0.30802

Tolworth[edit]

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
Wooden Sculpture, Fishponds - geograph.org.uk - 255863.jpg Kingston Coat of Arms Fishponds Park, Tolworth 2004 [33] 51°23′13″N 0°17′40″W / 51.38683°N 0.29435°W / 51.38683; -0.29435

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ben Weinreb, ed. (2008). The London Encyclopaedia (Third ed.). pp. 866–876. ISBN 978-1-4050-4924-5.
  2. ^ Portfolio – Kingston Upon Thames – An Architectural Heritage Accessed 21 July 2010
  3. ^ Matthews 2012, p. 216.
  4. ^ Postwar murals database
  5. ^ Nazia Dewji (15 Sep 2014). "Plans to return Eadweard Muybridge mosaic to Kingston town centre". Sutton and Croydon Guardian. Retrieved 23 Feb 2019. Confirmed as present during visit by editor PhantomSteve on 23 Feb 2019
  6. ^ Beaumont, Rose, Mary (1999). Carole Hodgson', p. 81. Momentum Books, UK. ISBN 1-902945-01-8.
  7. ^ Study of Hundertwasser, Canbury Passage, Kingston
  8. ^ London Road Index
  9. ^ a b c d e f McCarthy, Julian (2014). Secret Kingston upon Thames. Amberley. pp. 16–17. Note: a Tolworth mosaic was proposed, but never made.
  10. ^ "Official Opening of sculpture at College Roundabout". FADA, Kingston University. 21 September 2012. Retrieved 19 June 2014.
  11. ^ "The Hornby Train Set". Derrick Knight. 23 August 2012. Retrieved 19 June 2014.
  12. ^ "War Memorials Trust". War Memorials. Retrieved 2 July 2014.
  13. ^ "All Saints, Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, first Victorian restoration by John Raphael Roderigues Brandon (1817–77)". Victorian Web. Retrieved 15 September 2015.
  14. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-08-12. Retrieved 2014-08-10.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  15. ^ Staff help celebrate Kingston John Lewis' 20 years
  16. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-08-12. Retrieved 2014-08-10.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  17. ^ [1]
  18. ^ Former Bentall's Department Store, Kingston britishlistedbuildings.co.uk. Retrieved 10 July 2015.
  19. ^ "Bentall Window Reliefs, Crest, Letters and Initials". National Recording Project. Archived from the original on 2012-09-01.
  20. ^ "Former Bentall's Department Store". Historic England.
  21. ^ "Halifax Building Society Reliefs". National Recording Project.[dead link]
  22. ^ Secret Kingston-upon-Thames
  23. ^ "Guildhall Reliefs". National Recording Project. Archived from the original on 2018-06-19.
  24. ^ McCarthy, Julian (2014). Secret Kingston upon Thames. Amberley. p. 37.
  25. ^ McCarthy, Julian (2014). Secret Kingston upon Thames. Amberley. p. 39.
  26. ^ McCarthy, Julian (2014). Secret Kingston upon Thames. Amberley. p. 51.
  27. ^ "New Malden War Memorial". UK Attraction. Retrieved 3 July 2014.
  28. ^ Hundreds pay tribute around restored Old Malden war memorial
  29. ^ https://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1077751
  30. ^ "Surbiton War Memorial". Traces of War. Retrieved 3 July 2014.
  31. ^ History of the Clock Tower
  32. ^ "Transport Panels". Public Monuments and Sculptures Association. Archived from the original on 4 August 2018. Retrieved 4 August 2018.
  33. ^ Kingston Coat of Arms, Fishponds Park

Bibliography[edit]

  • Matthews, Peter (2012), London's Statues and Monuments, Botley: Shire Publications

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