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Statue of Winston Churchill, Woodford Green
The statue of Winston Churchill on Woodford Green (David McFall, 1959)

This is a list of public art in the London Borough of Redbridge.


Barkingside

Image Title / subject Location and
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Date Artist / designer Type Designation Notes
Dr Barnardo's Memorial (1).jpg Memorial to Thomas John Barnardo Tanners Lane

51°35′10″N 0°05′03″E / 51.5860°N 0.0843°E / 51.5860; 0.0843
1908 Frampton, GeorgeGeorge Frampton Exedra with sculpture Grade II* Unveiled by the Duchess of Albany, the memorial is on the site where Dr Barnardo's ashes had been interred in 1905.

Gants Hill

Image Title / subject Location and
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Date Artist / designer Type Designation Notes
Beacon artwork, Gants Hill, Redbridge.jpg Beacon Gants Hill roundabout

51°34′34″N 0°03′57″E / 51.57614°N 0.06593°E / 51.57614; 0.06593
2004 Cookson, ChloeChloe Cookson and Rory McNally Sculpture N/A Created with children from Gearies Infant School.
The Vortex artwork, Gants Hill, Redbridge (1).jpg The Vortex Gants Hill roundabout

51°34′35″N 0°03′59″E / 51.5765°N 0.0664°E / 51.5765; 0.0664
2015 Buttress, WolfgangWolfgang Buttress Sculpture N/A Installed in March 2015.

Goodmayes

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Date Artist / designer Type Designation Notes
Spectrum Goodmayes Hospital

51°34′35″N 0°06′38″E / 51.5763°N 0.1105°E / 51.5763; 0.1105
2015 Heinrich, AnnaAnna Heinrich and Leon Palmer Sculpture N/A Designed to reflect differing perceptions of mental health.

Ilford

Image Title / subject Location and
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Date Artist / designer Type Designation Notes
Ilford War Memorial.jpg Ilford War Memorial Memorial Park, Eastern Avenue

51°34′29″N 0°05′16″E / 51.5747°N 0.0877°E / 51.5747; 0.0877
1922 Trent, Newbury AbbotNewbury Abbot Trent War memorial with statue Grade II Unveiled 22 November 1922 by Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll. Another casting of the statue of a soldier is at Tredegar, south Wales.
Bishops Walk Mosaic in Valentines Park, Ilford.jpg Bishop's Walk Mosaic Bishop's Walk, Valentine's Park

51°34′21″N 0°04′12″E / 51.5725°N 0.0701°E / 51.5725; 0.0701
2008 Drostle, GaryGary Drostle Porcelain floor mosaic N/A
Ilford Community Peace Memorial.jpg Redbridge Peace Monument Winston Way Subway, Riches Road

51°33′33″N 0°04′41″E / 51.5593°N 0.0781°E / 51.5593; 0.0781
2011 Drostle, GaryGary Drostle Peace column with a myriad of different cultural motifs in mosaic with a gold mosaic cone on top representing hope. N/A Unveiled November 2011 by Wilson Chowdhry, Chairman of the British Pakistani Christian Association, and the mother of the murdered teenager Kashif Mahmood who was killed five years earlier at the same location.

Snaresbrook

Image Title / subject Location and
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Date Artist / designer Type Designation Notes
Drinking Fountain, Snaresbrook.jpg Drinking fountain Junction of High Street and Hollybush Hill

51°34′54″N 0°01′13″E / 51.5818°N 0.0203°E / 51.5818; 0.0203
1872 ? Drinking fountain Grade II

Wanstead

Image Title / subject Location and
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Date Artist / designer Type Designation Notes
Wanstead, London war memorial.jpg Wanstead War Memorial Memorial Green, Wanstead

51°34′47″N 0°01′25″E / 51.579687°N 0.023656°E / 51.579687; 0.023656
1920s Trent, Newbury AbbotNewbury Abbot Trent War memorial with statue Grade II
The Manor House (Wanstead Conservative Association) And Forecourt Piers.jpg Bust of Winston Churchill Manor House, High Street

51°34′35″N 0°01′39″E / 51.57649°N 0.02758°E / 51.57649; 0.02758
1968 Fironi, LuigiLuigi Fironi Bust N/A Unveiled 12 August 1968. The Manor House was formerly the home of the West Essex Conservative Club, which was frequented by Churchill. The plinth is a corner stone from the 19th-century Waterloo Bridge.

Woodford

Image Title / subject Location and
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Date Artist / designer Type Designation Notes
Pankhurst Memorial, 29 May 2011 (4).JPG Anti–Air War Memorial Woodford Green 1935 Benfield, EricEric Benfield Memorial Grade II Commissioned and erected by the suffragist and socialist Sylvia Pankhurst, this was Britain's first anti-war memorial. Restored in 2014.
Churchill statue at Woodford Green by David McFall R.A. 01.jpg Statue of Winston Churchill Woodford Green

51°36′15″N 0°01′09″E / 51.60403°N 0.01913°E / 51.60403; 0.01913
1959 McFall, DavidDavid McFall Statue Grade II Unveiled 7 November 1959 by Field Marshal Montgomery, with Winston and Clementine Churchill in attendance. A photograph of the statue's head at an early stage drew criticism for its supposedly "gorilla-like" appearance.
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