GREASBROUGH WAR MEMORIAL AND RAILED ENCLOSURE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1132741

Date first listed: 19-Feb-1986

Statutory Address: GREASBROUGH WAR MEMORIAL AND RAILED ENCLOSURE, CHURCH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address: GREASBROUGH WAR MEMORIAL AND RAILED ENCLOSURE, CHURCH STREET

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

District: Rotherham (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SK 41698 95723

Summary

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History

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Details

SK49NW ROTHERHAM CHURCH STREET (south side), Greasbrough 2/18 Greasbrough War Memorial and railed enclosure GV II War memorial and railed enclosure. 1925 by James Totty of Rotherham (Rotherham Advertiser). Ashlar limestone, wrought-iron gates and railings, cast-iron lamp standards and urns. Small cenotaph in the form of a triumphal arch; garden with railed enclosure has double gate flanked by lamp standards facing onto Church Street. Monument has plinth beneath plaques bearing dedications to,and names of,men and women lost in the 1914-18 and 1939-45 wars. Within arch a vessel with eternal flame set beneath trabeated opening; swags above arch. Monument flanked by urns by Yates and Hayward of Rotherham. Scrolled gates; lampstandards with light fittings in lyre-shaped brackets; plain railings. Rotherham Advertiser, November 14th, 1925, p14.

Listing NGR: SK4169895723

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, 10 August 2017.

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 335650

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Rotherham Advertiser' in 14 November, (1925), 14
Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 10 August 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/251745
War Memorials Register, accessed 31 January 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/52837

End of official listing