ECCLES WAR MEMORIAL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1067499
Date first listed:
16-Jul-1987
Statutory Address:
ECCLES WAR MEMORIAL, CHURCH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
ECCLES WAR MEMORIAL, CHURCH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Salford (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 77622 98507

Details

ECCLES CHURCH STREET SJ 79 NE (south side) 4/6 Eccles War - Memorial G.V. II War memorial. c.1920. John Cassidy sculptor. Portland stone with bronze sculpture. Angelic figure holding a palm of victory stands on tall tapering square shaft with a moulded plinth. On the front of the shaft is a cast panel, in relief, of a battle-clad figure above an inscription which reads "In memory of those from the Borough of Eccles who gave their lives in the wars 1914-1918 and 1935-1945".

Listing NGR: SJ7753798531

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 30 January 2017.

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
211939
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 30 January 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/200062
War Memorials Register, accessed 30 January 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/2030

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 27 Jun 2000
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