Timber Seating
Timber Seating
Timber Seating
Timber Seating
Timber Seating
Timber Seating
Timber Seating
Timber Seating
Timber Seating
Timber Seating
Timber Seating
Timber Seating

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The large semi-circular bench is formed of 52 oak beams. The sculptural bench was commissioned for the centenary of Ridgeons, and is set in Ridgeons Centenary Park. The bench is part of a group of works commissioned for the centenary.

Timber Seating





Accession number


Acquisition method

commissioned by Ridgeons

Work type

Street furniture




Cambridge City Council

Work status



at all times

Inscription description

plaque: RIDGEONS CENTENARY PARK / LETTER CARVING Tom Perkins 2011 / SEAT Jim Partridge and Liz Walmsley 2011 / The park which commemorates Ridgeons / centenary in 2011, is close to the site of their / original head office. It includes a carved roundel. / and a quotation by the founder Cyril Ridgeon / and a sculptural oak seat. / Commissioned by Ridgeons / CB1 ESTATE.


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Located at

George Pateman Court, Cambridge


Located on the corner of Tenison Road and Great Northern Road.