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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: WAR MEMORIAL

List entry Number: 1134639

Location

WAR MEMORIAL, CAMBRIDGE STREET

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

County:

District: Kirklees

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Jan-1984

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 340913

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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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.

Selected 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

National Grid Reference: SE 24201 24144

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