This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

WESTLEIGH 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: WESTLEIGH WAR MEMORIAL

List entry Number: 1163052

Location

WESTLEIGH WAR MEMORIAL, FIRS LANE

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

County:

District: Wigan

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 27-Jul-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 213497

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

LEIGH FIRS LANE SD 60 SW (north side) 1/29 Westleigh War Memorial G.V. II War Memorial. 1919. Bratt of Leigh, sculptor. Stone Battle-clad figure holding gun stands on tapering square shaft with stepped plinth. "To the glorious memory of our fallen heroes" inscribed on front with rolls of honour on each side.

Listing NGR: SD6442700309

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, 10 August 2017.

Selected Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 10 August 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/251899
War Memorials Register, accessed 30 January 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/18489

National Grid Reference: SD 64427 00309

Map

Map
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1163052 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 24-Jan-2018 at 07:44:57.

End of official listing