National Recording Project


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

"In Town", Sculpture, Battersea Bridge Rd.


Type Sculpture

     Group of three figures and a bird (standing male and female holding aloft a child stretching its arms towards a bird).


On plinth: "IN TOWN" / JOHN RAVERA / COMMISSIONED AND ON LOAN / by / Wates Built Homes Ltd.

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Ravera, John Sculptor

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Base (two tiers) Brick lower: 372 x 310 x 44
Plinth Red Granite 180 x 120 x 56
Figures Bronze 204 (h) - over life-size

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
General condition Good
Surface condition
Structural condition
Road Battersea Bridge Rd.
Precise location Paved space, on south-west side of road, overlooking Thames
A-Z ref 76 7C
OS ref None

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

Date of design None
Year of unveiling 1983
Unveiling details 1983
Commissioned by Wates Built Home Ltd.
Duty of care Loaned by Wates Built Homes Ltd.
Listing status Don't know
At risk? No known risk

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