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Detail from: Memorial to 158 Squadron by Peter W. Naylor, 2009

Panyer Alley Boy, Relief Panel, Panyer Alley Steps

Summary

Type Relief , Marker

     Round-headed panel features a now faceless boy seated on a barrel or woolsack. Tablet with inscription below.
         

Inscriptions

Old inscription: WHEN YV HAVE SOVGHT/ THE CITY ROVND/ YET STILL THIS IS/ THE HIGHST GROVND/ AVGVST THE 27/ 1688 Newer inscription: THIS TABLET ORIGINALLY SITED IN/ PANYER ALLEY WAS PRESENTED TO/ THE CORPORATION OF LONDON/ BY THE WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF/ VINTNERS AND RE-ERECTED/ UPON THIS SITE 1964.

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Panel Stone c. 100 x 75
Older inscription Stone c. 60 x 70
Newer inscription Concrete None

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
CLCOL213 CL
General condition Fair
Surface condition
  • Corrosion, Deterioration
  • Abrasions, cracks, splits
Structural condition
Vandalism
Road Panyer Alley Steps
Precise location Panyer Alley Steps (steps leading to Paternoster Square from Newgate Street)
A-Z ref 141 8L
OS ref None

Sorry, we have no precise geographical information for this item.

Date of design 1688
Year of unveiling 1964
Unveiling details 1964
Commissioned by None
Duty of care None
Listing status Don't know
At risk? No known risk

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