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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: 1142540

Location

WAR MEMORIAL

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Redruth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Sep-1989

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 66880

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

REDRUTH VICTORIA PARK SW 74 SW 6/315 War Memorial II War memorial. 1920's. Granite ashlar. Octagonal obelisk mounted on tall square pedestal with chamfered base and diagonal buttresses, a panel in each side of the pedestal with raised lettering, that on the west:- THE TRIBUTE OF REDRUTH TO HER GLORIOUS DEAD 1914-1918 followed by applied metal lettering:- TO LIVE IN HEARTS WE LEAVE BEHIND IS NOT TO DIE An added panel let into the chamfered base has raised lettering:- AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES 1939-1945 The panels in the other sides of the pedestal have names in applied metal lettering, 161 for the 1st World War and 66 for the 2nd World War

Listing NGR: SW7027441767

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, 13 December 2016.

Selected Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 13 December 2016 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/235275
War Memorials Register, accessed 13 December 2016 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/9228

National Grid Reference: SW7027441767

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