National Recording Project


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

Rise and Shine Magic Fish


Type Sculpture

     Three heads and a tail of four giant fish break the surface of a shallow pond, which in previous years operated as a filter bed. Two huge carp, a pike, and the fanned tail of a rudd disappearing under the water.
     Funded by Lea Valley Regional Park Authority, Countryside Commission, Greater London Arts, Skinners Company, Lady Neville Charity. The artist joined with local schools and community groups in the course of the work.

Related works : Nature's Throne WF033 by Paula Haughney

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Malone, Kate Artist

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Four fish Ceramic None

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
General condition Good
Surface condition
Structural condition
Road Lammas Road (off Lea Bridge Road)
Precise location WaterWorks Nature Reserve
A-Z ref 64 Zb 34
OS ref TQ363869
Date of design
Year of unveiling 1990
Unveiling details 1 October 1990
Commissioned by Lea Valley Regional Park Authority through the Public Art Development Trust
Duty of care Lea Valley Regional Park Authority
Listing status Not listed
At risk? No known risk

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