The Erith Mural

Monarchs, murder and a rioting mob in Kent

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This mural is in good condition

Where to find it

Colebrook Street, Erith, DA8 1RF

The mural can be found in Erith town centre, on Colebrook Street, just to the east of the Riverside shopping centre. Exiting the shopping centre, with Morrisons supermarket ahead of you, turn right; the mural can be found at the rear of the paved seating area where Colebrook Street turns right.
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Colours

#664444 #998877 #99AA88 #667755 #99BBAA #668877 #114444 #66AADD #8899AA #BBCCDD #556677 #001122 #224488 #333355 #776688 #AA88AA #664455 #996677

Dimensions

14.5 m x 2.5 m Person for scale
Full width not shown

Timeline

1968
Started
1970
Completed
2009
Riverside Baths demolished
2010 2010
Mural re-erected Mural unveiled

Materials

  • Other: Cloisonné Tile: Mosaic Other: Sand and epoxy

Funding

How to get there

Bus
99, 229, 428, 469, 602, 669, B12
Train
Erith

© London Mural Preservation Society 2017