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BOUNDARY WALL AND ENTRANCE GATEWAY TO CEMETERY, INCORPORATING WAR MEMORIAL

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: BOUNDARY WALL AND ENTRANCE GATEWAY TO CEMETERY, INCORPORATING WAR MEMORIAL

List entry Number: 1120243

Location

BOUNDARY WALL AND ENTRANCE GATEWAY TO CEMETERY, INCORPORATING WAR MEMORIAL, EAST STREET

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

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Corfe Castle

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Mar-1986

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 109185

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

CORFE CASTLE EAST STREET (East side) SY 96 81 7/33 8/33 Boundary wall and entrance gateway to Cemetery, incorporating War Memorial - II II Boundary wall and entrance to Cemetery. 1922. Boundary wall of rubble stone, with stepped gabled coping. Intermediate piers with stepped gabled caps. Low iron railing in the form of a series of crosses. Entrance gateway of rubble stone with ashlar dressings, and stone slate roof. Moulded depressed 4-centred arch in square frame, with hoodmould, and Coats of Arms as stops. Inscription above this "DO'SET MEN DON'T SHEAME THEIR KIND". Inner arch of rubble stone. Inside the gateway, on each jamb, an inscribed panel to first and second World Wars.

Listing NGR: SY9619481915

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

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 07/12/2016 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/97741
War Memorials Register, accessed 07/12/2016 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/26442

National Grid Reference: SY 96194 81915

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