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

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

Kingston

Image Title / individual commemorated Location Date Sculptor Source Coordinates
Queen Anne Market House, Kingston upon Thames 1706 Francis Bird [1] 51.40974°N 0.30629°W / 51.40974; -0.30629
Memorial to Henry Shrubsole Kingston Market Place 1882 Francis Williamson [2] 51.40937°N 0.30626°W / 51.40937; -0.30626
Memorial to Sydney Camm Camm Gardens 1984 [3] [4]
Kings Mural Eden Street, Kingston upon Thames 1985 Maggie Humphry [5] 51.40918°N 0.30347°W / 51.40918; -0.30347
Muybridge Mosaic Rose Theatre, Kingston upon Thames[6] Nicola Benge + volunteers + schoolchildren 51.41083°N 0.30194°W / 51.41083; -0.30194
Out of Order Old London Road, Kingston upon Thames 1988 David Mach 51.41083°N 0.30046°W / 51.41083; -0.30046
River Celebration Old London Road at the Junction of Queen Elizabeth Road, Kingston upon Thames 1989 Carole Hodgson [7] 51.410629°N 0.297327°W / 51.410629; -0.297327
Study of Hundertwasser Skerne Road & Canbury Passage, Kingston 2005 Nicola Benge + 1800 people [8] 51.41324°N 0.30478°W / 51.41324; -0.30478
Leaping Salmon (the Kingston Coat of Arms) 100 London Road, Kingston 1980 David Wynne [9] 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 Paul Oakley (designer)
Arthur Mann (brick cutter)
J. Browne & Co. (paviours)
[10] 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 Paul Oakley (designer)
Arthur Mann (brick cutter)
J. Browne & Co. (paviours)
[10] 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 Paul Oakley (designer)
Arthur Mann (brick cutter)
J. Browne & Co. (paviours)
[10] 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 Paul Oakley (designer)
Arthur Mann (brick cutter)
J. Browne & Co. (paviours)
[10] 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 Paul Oakley (designer)
Arthur Mann (brick cutter)
J. Browne & Co. (paviours)
[10] 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)
[10] 51.41144°N 0.30382°W / 51.41144; -0.30382
Paper Trail College Roundabout, Kingston 2012 Michael Antrobus and Tom Kean [11] 51.40704°N 0.30396°W / 51.40704; -0.30396
Sopwith Camel propeller Canbury [12] 51°24′48.4″N 0°17′51.2″W
Kingston War Memorial Union Street, Kingston 1920 Richard Reginald Goulden [13] 51.41038°N 0.30486°W / 51.41038; -0.30486
East Surrey Regiment memorial gateway North side of Market Square, Kingston, leading to All Saints Church 1920s [14] 51.41°N 0.3061°W / 51.41; -0.3061
Mosaic John Lewis, Kingston 2010 Yasha Shrimpton, Howard Grange, members of staff, Save the World Club [15][16] 51°24′41.09″N 0°18′28.31″W
Mosaics Kingsnympton Estate 2004 Save The World Club + ~140 children and adults [17][18] 51°25′15.53″N 0°16′45.79″W
Bentall coat of arms and reliefs Façade of Bentall Centre, Clarence Street, Kingston 1930-2 Sir Aston Webb, Eric Gill [19][20][21] 51.41112°N 0.30557°W / 51.41112; -0.30557
Flock of Mallard Ducks Charter Quay 2001 Lloyd Le Blanc
Two figures in relief Façade of Halifax Building Society, Eden Street, Kingston 1935 [22][23] 51.4104°N 0.30203°W / 51.4104; -0.30203
Guildhall Reliefs Façade of Kingston upon Thames Guildhall 1935 Walter Gilbert [24]
Glass disc depicting coat of arms of Tiffin School Outside Tiffin School, Queen Elizabeth Road [25]
Women reading (relief roundel) North side of Kingston Museum, Wheatfield Way 1904 Alfred Cox [26]
Three fishes motif Bandstand, Canbury Gardens [27]
Bronze Angel on Dorothy Frances Victoria Burton Memorial Kingston Cemetery Richard Reginald Goulden
Kingston Railway Station Mosaic Under Kingston Railway Bridge 2003 Save the World Club
Surrey County Hall sculptures Surrey County Hall 1893 Farmer & Brindley [28]
Bronze bust of Sydney Camm Kingston Library 2014 Ambrose Barber [29]
Bronze bust of Thomas Sopwith Kingston Library 2014 Ambrose Barber [29]

New Malden

Image Title / subject Location and
coordinates
DateArtist / designer Type Designation Notes
New Malden War Memorial High Street

51.4024°N 0.2562°W / 51.4024; -0.2562 (New Malden War Memorial)
1924 Cenotaph Grade II Unveiled 8 November 1924.[30]

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The Family Tudor Williams Department Store Architectural sculpture

Old Malden

Image Title / subject Location and
coordinates
DateArtist / designer Type Designation Notes
Old Malden War Memorial St John the Baptist's Church, Church Road

51.3821°N 0.2608°W / 51.3821; -0.2608 (Old Malden War Memorial)
1923Stuart Allen (2011 restoration) Wooden aedicule Grade II [31]
Old Malden Community Mosaic Malden Manor, Sheephouse Way 2019Save the World Club, Kim Porrelli Mosaic [32]

Surbiton

Image Title / subject Location and
coordinates
DateArtist / designer Type Designation Notes
Relief panels Surbiton Assembly Rooms, corner of Maple Road, Claremont Gardens and Surbiton Hill 1890s Reliefs

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King Edward VII Coronation Clock Tower Claremont Road

51.3942°N 0.3044°W / 51.3942; -0.3044 (King Edward VII Coronation Clock Tower)
1905–06John Johnson Clock tower Grade II The same architect designed a more elaborate clock tower in Brighton.[33]

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Surbiton War Memorial Ewell Road

51.3925°N 0.2984°W / 51.3925; -0.2984 (Surbiton War Memorial)
1921 Memorial cross Grade II Unveiled July 1921.[34]
Mosaic panels depicting the history of Surbiton and its transport Victoria Road, on wall of Sainsbury's 1980s Mosaics [35]
Mini jumping through wall Bridge Garage

51.3905°N 0.3079°W / 51.3905; -0.3079 (Mini jumping through wall)
Sculpture N/A [36]

Tolworth

Image Title / subject Location and
coordinates
DateArtist / designer Type Designation Notes
Kingston Coat of Arms Fishponds Park

51.3868°N 0.2944°W / 51.3868; -0.2944 (Kingston Coat of Arms)
2004 Sculpture N/A [37]

References

  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, Peter (2018). London's Statues and Monuments: Revised Edition. Shire Publications. p. 234.
  4. Matthews 2012, p. 216.
  5. Postwar murals database
  6. 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
  7. Beaumont, Rose, Mary (1999). Carole Hodgson', p. 81. Momentum Books, UK. ISBN 1-902945-01-8.
  8. Study of Hundertwasser, Canbury Passage, Kingston
  9. London Road Index
  10. McCarthy, Julian (2014). Secret Kingston upon Thames. Amberley. pp. 16–17. Note: a Tolworth mosaic was proposed, but never made.
  11. "Official Opening of sculpture at College Roundabout". FADA, Kingston University. 21 September 2012. Retrieved 19 June 2014.
  12. "The Hornby Train Set". Derrick Knight. 23 August 2012. Retrieved 19 June 2014.
  13. "War Memorials Trust". War Memorials. Retrieved 2 July 2014.
  14. "All Saints, Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, first Victorian restoration by John Raphael Roderigues Brandon (1817–77)". Victorian Web. Retrieved 15 September 2015.
  15. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-08-12. Retrieved 2014-08-10.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  16. Staff help celebrate Kingston John Lewis' 20 years
  17. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-08-12. Retrieved 2014-08-10.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  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.
  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. "County Hall, Kingston". Exploring Surrey's Past.
  28. "Work of art commemorates Kingston aviation figurehead". The Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames. 26 September 2014.
  29. Historic England. "New Malden War Memorial (1444427)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 8 November 2019.
  30. Historic England. "Old Malden War Memorial (1444327)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 8 November 2019.
  31. Normanton, Harry (29 May 2019), "Malden Manor mosaic created by volunteers brings art back to Hogsmill River", SWLondoner
  32. Banerjee, Jacqueline (2010), "Coronation Clock Tower, Surbiton, Surrey", The Victorian Web, retrieved 9 November 2019
  33. Historic England. "Surbiton War Memorial (1432632)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 9 November 2019.
  34. Transport Panels, Public Monuments and Sculptures Association, archived from the original on 4 August 2018, retrieved 4 August 2018
  35. https://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1077751
  36. Kingston Coat of Arms, Fishponds Park

Bibliography

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