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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.


List entry Number: 1119368



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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bradford Abbas

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Jun-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 105549

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 12/10/2016

ST 5814-5914 11/8

BRADFORD ABBAS, CHURCH STREET (North side), War Memorial


War Memorial, 1917. Ashlar stone sides with a steep stone slate roof, with intersecting arched bracing. Stepped recess. Framed area within, has pilasters, bases and carved capitals with wheatsheaves. Tympanum area has carved sunset and clouds. Slate tablets with the names of the fallen, and those who served. Capital letter inscription. "Greater love hath no man than this. That a man lay down his life for his friends." Carved arms of St George on the front walls.

(Eric Garrett, 'Bradford Abbas, The History of a Dorset Village' (1989))

Listing NGR: ST5883914287

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, 7 December 2016.

Selected Sources

War Memorials Online, accessed 07/12/2016 from
War Memorials Register, accessed 07/12/2016 from

National Grid Reference: ST 58838 14286


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