WAR MEMORIAL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1134639

Date first listed: 13-Jan-1984

Statutory Address: WAR MEMORIAL, CAMBRIDGE STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: WAR MEMORIAL, CAMBRIDGE STREET

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

District: Kirklees (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 24201 24144

Summary

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History

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Details

SE 22 SW BATLEY MB CAMBRIDGE STREET BATLEY

4/9 War Memorial

II

First World War Memorial. 1923. Slightly larger than life bronze figure of Infantryman with rifle, on square stone column on square base with cornice. Column is inscribed: IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS TOWN WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 AND IN THE WORLD WAR 1939-1945

Circular boundary wall with 4 iron gates and iron railings. 12 bronze plaques with the names of those who fell. Two further plaques inscribed with Roll of Honour for 1939-1945 war and post war campaigns.

Listing NGR: SE2420124144

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, 31 January 2017.

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 340913

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 31 January 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/133907
War Memorials Register, accessed 31 January 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/2131

End of official listing