List of public art in 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
Eden street kingston mural.jpg Kings Mural Eden Street, Kingston upon Thames 1985 Maggie Humphry [3] 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 Castle Street, Kingston upon Thames 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
Study of Hundertwasser Skerne Road & Canbury Passage, Kingston 2005 Nicola Benge + 1800 people [4] 51°24′48″N 0°18′17″W / 51.41324°N 0.30478°W / 51.41324; -0.30478
Kingston Coat of Arms (three fishes) London Road, Kingston 1980 David Wynne [5] 51°24′38″N 0°17′40″W / 51.41042°N 0.29455°W / 51.41042; -0.29455
Chessington Mosaic, depicting St. Mary's Church, the parish church of Chessington Clarence Street, near junction with Wood Street, Kingston upon Thames 1992 51°24′39″N 0°18′20″W / 51.41092°N 0.30557°W / 51.41092; -0.30557
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 51°24′39″N 0°18′18″W / 51.41085°N 0.30501°W / 51.41085; -0.30501
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 51°24′39″N 0°18′14″W / 51.41088°N 0.30391°W / 51.41088; -0.30391
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 51°24′39″N 0°18′12″W / 51.41079°N 0.30344°W / 51.41079; -0.30344
New Malden Mosaic, depicting a beehive, the historic symbol of the district Clarence Street, Kingston upon Thames 1992 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 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 [6] 51°24′25″N 0°18′14″W / 51.40704°N 0.30396°W / 51.40704; -0.30396
Sopwith Camel propeller Canbury [7] 51°24′48.4″N 0°17′51.2″W / 51.413444°N 0.297556°W / 51.413444; -0.297556
Geograph-2591235-by-Philip-Halling.jpg Kingston War Memorial Union Street, Kingston 1920 Richard Reginald Goulden [8] 51°24′37″N 0°18′17″W / 51.41038°N 0.30486°W / 51.41038; -0.30486
Mosaic John Lewis, Kingston 2010 Yasha Shrimpton, Howard Grange, members of staff, Save the World Club [9][10] 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 [11][12] 51°25′15.53″N 0°16′45.79″W / 51.4209806°N 0.2793861°W / 51.4209806; -0.2793861
John the Baptist faces, the Lamb and Flag, scallop shell, and figures as supporters Halifax, 86-88 Eden Street, Kingston, over entrances 20th century [13] 51°24′37″N 0°18′07″W / 51.4104°N 0.30203°W / 51.4104; -0.30203

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 [14] 51°24′09″N 0°15′22″W / 51.40243°N 0.25623°W / 51.40243; -0.25623

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 [15] 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 [16] 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 [17] 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 [18] 51°23′39.18″N 0°18′15.88″W / 51.3942167°N 0.3044111°W / 51.3942167; -0.3044111

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 [19] 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. ^ Postwar murals database
  4. ^ Study of Hundertwasser, Canbury Passage, Kingston
  5. ^ London Road Index
  6. ^ "Official Opening of sculpture at College Roundabout". FADA, Kingston University. 21 September 2012. Retrieved 19 June 2014. 
  7. ^ "The Hornby Train Set". Derrick Knight. 23 August 2012. Retrieved 19 June 2014. 
  8. ^ "War Memorials Trust". War Memorials. Retrieved 2 July 2014. 
  9. ^ [1]
  10. ^ Staff help celebrate Kingston John Lewis' 20 years
  11. ^ [2]
  12. ^ [3]
  13. ^ Secret Kingston-upon-Thames
  14. ^ "New Malden War Memorial". UK Attraction. Retrieved 3 July 2014. 
  15. ^ Hundreds pay tribute around restored Old Malden war memorial
  16. ^ http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1077751
  17. ^ "Surbiton War Memorial". Traces of War. Retrieved 3 July 2014. 
  18. ^ History of the Clock Tower
  19. ^ Kingston Coat of Arms, Fishponds Park