Riders of the Apocalypse

Nuclear threat in New Cross

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This mural is in good condition

Where to find it

Sanford Walk, New Cross, London SE14 6NB

Turn right on exiting New Cross Gate Station, or left from New Cross Station and head along New Cross Road. Turn off at Clifton Rise (on the left if coming New Cross Gate, or right from New Cross) and cross Fordham Park. Follow Sanford Street to the junction with Cold Blow Lane; the mural can be seen on the gable end of the house straight ahead.
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8 m x 9 m Person for scale


  • Paint: Keim Silicate


  • Greater London Council

How to get there

New Cross, New Cross Gate
New Cross, New Cross Gate

© London Mural Preservation Society 2021