WAR MEMORIAL OBELISK ON HACKINGKNIFE HILL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1068049

Date first listed: 06-Feb-1986

Statutory Address: WAR MEMORIAL OBELISK ON HACKINGKNIFE HILL

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Location

Statutory Address: WAR MEMORIAL OBELISK ON HACKINGKNIFE HILL

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

District: Tameside (Metropolitan Authority)

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Grid Reference: SJ9643693504

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Details

The entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 12 July 2017.

SJ 99 SE SJ 96359350 7/37

HYDE WERNETH LOW COUNTRY PARK War Memorial Obelisk on Hackingknife Hill

II

War Memorial. c.1920. Granite with iron railings. Obelisk. Banded rustication and inscription on base which reads "They willingly left the unachieved purpose of their lives in order that all life should not be wrenched from its purpose". Plaque to rear commemorates the 1939-45 war. Bronze coat of arms. Plain railings with corner wreaths. The memorial is set on a hill overlooking Hyde.

Listing NGR: SJ9643693504

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: 212495

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 30 January 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/201079
War Memorials Register, accessed 30 January 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/3257

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