Monument to Henry Richard (1812-88) in Abney Park Cemetery, Stoke Newington

Monument to Henry Richard (1812-88) in Abney Park Cemetery, Stoke Newington, Greater London. [Click on these pictures and those below to enlarge them.]

The British Listed Buildings site, describes this Portland stone and pink granite monument with English and Welsh inscriptions as an “arcaded chest with ridged roof on a three-stage base with a portrait medallion on the end arch, above his name written in capitals. . . . Richard was a “Congregationalist minister, MP for Merthyr Tidfil (1868-88), a prominent anti-war campaigner and promoter of religious freedom.”



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References

“Monument to Henry Richard in Abney Park Cemetery, Stoke Newington.” British Listed Buildings. Web. 8 September 2012. [Listing NGR: TQ3336886610]


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