WAR MEMORIAL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1145694
Date first listed:
30-Jan-1985
Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL, MARKET PLACE

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Location

Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL, MARKET PLACE

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

County:
Cumbria
District:
South Lakeland (District Authority)
Parish:
Kendal
National Grid Reference:
SD 51513 92796

Details

SD 5192 NE KENDAL MARKET PLACE (West end)

8/97 War Memorial G.V. II

War Memorial, erected 1921; later additions. Statue base signed Chrs W Coombes on north face. Life-size bronze of WWI infantryman in marching order on monolithic, tapered, limestone plinth c5 ft high and square in plan. West face has inscription in raised uncial lettering; north, south, and east faces each have bronze panel giving names of WWI fallen. A bronze laurel-wreath hangs over each corner. The plinth base, with concave-moulded top edge, has a bronze panel on each face giving names of WWII fallen. The whole stands on 2 sandstone steps and is enclosed by C20 chain fence c18" high.

Listing NGR: SD5151392796

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, 3 February 2017.

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
75439
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 3 February 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/122063
War Memorials Register, accessed 3 February 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/398

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 22 Jun 2002
Reference: IOE01/07215/15
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Keith Wise. Source Historic England Archive
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