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Radcliffe War Memorial 15 metres west of clock tower

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: Radcliffe War Memorial 15 metres west of clock tower

List entry Number: 1154050

Location

Radcliffe War Memorial 15 metres west of clock tower, Queen Street

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

County:

District: Northumberland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Amble By the Sea

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Sep-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 236726

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NU 2604 13/58 AMBLE QUEEN STREET (South side) Radcliffe War Memorial 15 metres west of clock tower

GV II World War I Memorial. Ashlar with white marble panel. Rectangular plan. Two-stepped base carries upright with moulded plinth and inscribed panel IN MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF RADCLIFFE/ WHO FELL IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 in moulded surround, with names and World War II plaque below; flanking columns on square bases, set diagonally, carry moulded cornice and blocking course with raised centre-piece carved with wreath.

Radcliffe was a pit village 2 km south of Amble; demolished in advance of open-cast mining in 1971 when the war memorial was moved here and the Radcliffe community transplanted en bloc to new estates in Amble.

Listing NGR: NU2664604602

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online, the War Memorials Register and North East War Memorials Project. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 13 September 2018.

Selected Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 8 February 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/143994
War Memorials Register, accessed 8 February 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/33527

National Grid Reference: NU 26646 04602

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