WAR MEMORIAL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1206154
Date first listed:
06-Nov-1986
Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL

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Location

Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL

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County:
Derbyshire
District:
Erewash (District Authority)
Parish:
West Hallam
National Grid Reference:
SK 43236 41212

Details

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 21/09/2017

SK 44 SW, 2/108

PARISH OF WEST HALLAM, THE VILLAGE (south side), War Memorial

II

War memorial. c1920. Sandstone ashlar and white marble. Three steps up to stone base in the form of a tall chest tomb. Three white marble panels inscribed with the names of those who died. Cut away corners at the top, and between the panels, incised decorative foliage motifs. Along the base, inscription FOR GOD KING AND COUNTRY. Leaning across the steps is a stone wreath flanked by panels inscribed with the names of those killed in the Second World War. The chest base has a moulded cornice and supports a sculpture of two soldiers, one standing, one kneeling, and a machine gun on a tripod base, up which grow oak leaves. The base of the sculpture inscribed ROLL OF HONOUR/MEN OF/WEST HALLAM WHO SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-18.

Listing NGR: SK4323641212

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, 25 January 2017.

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
352311
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 25 January 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/109599
War Memorials Register, accessed 25 January 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/14230

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: 23 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/01582/15
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter Holt. Source Historic England Archive
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