The Great Harry, Henry the Eighth's great warship which was fitted out at Erith which had a Royal Dockyard. The death of Thomas a Becket; Richard Lucy was in the plot and his penance was to build an abbey, Lesnes Abbey at Abbey Wood, now a ruin. Magna Carta, a meeting between the two sides (king and barons?) at Erith although there is no evidence that the meeting actually took place.
|Part of work||Material||Dimensions|
|None||None||223cm high x 1261cm wide x 2cm deep|
PMSA recording information
|Road||Walnut Tree Road|
|Precise location||On west wall of Riverside Swimming Centre, at junction with Erith High Street|
|A-Z ref||82 6C|
Sorry, we have no precise geographical information for this item.
|Date of design||None|
|Year of unveiling||1968-70?|
|Unveiling details||Swimming pool built 1968|
|Duty of care||None|
|Listing status||Don't know|
|At risk?||Immediate Risk|