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WAR MEMORIAL AND RAILINGS

List Entry Summary

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

Name: WAR MEMORIAL AND RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1109034

Location

WAR MEMORIAL AND RAILINGS, MARKET PLACE

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

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Alfreton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-May-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 79064

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SK 40 55 NE ALFRETON MARKET PLACE (centre) 8/21 War Memorial and Railings

GV II

War memorial and railings. c1927. Ashlar and bronze. Wide square base with railings to edge; bulbous shaped posts with chain links between; memorial has panelled base with moulded plinth and tall square pier over with bronze plaques to 3 sides. West and east sides have low ramped buttresses against the base and a short way up the pier. Ramped tops have carved decoration. All but south side of pier have carved shields set in cartouches near the top. South side has laurel leaf circle to head of the plaque. Surmounting the pier is a bronze statue of a soldier with a gun in one hand and his other arm round the shoulder of a young girl. Base of statue is inscribed 'W A 1927'.

Listing NGR: SK4091555764

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, 25 January 2017.

Selected Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 25 January 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/120433
War Memorials Register, accessed 25 January 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/2134

National Grid Reference: SK 40915 55764

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