WAR MEMORIAL IN FRONT OF CHURCH OF ST IGNATIUS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1207310
Date first listed:
20-Dec-1991
Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL IN FRONT OF CHURCH OF ST IGNATIUS, MEADOW STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL IN FRONT OF CHURCH OF ST IGNATIUS, MEADOW STREET

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

County:
Lancashire
District:
Preston (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 54179 29896

Details

PRESTON

SD5429NW MEADOW STREET 941-1/10/206 (North side) War Memorial in front of Church of St Ignatius

GV II

Parish war memorial. 1922, by J.S.Mangan of Preston, with statuary by Hooper and Webb of Liverpool. Portland stone and bronze plaques. Rectangular monument 22 feet high in the form of a Calvary, the lower part tripartite, with diagonal buttresses, a moulded plinth, and a dado with the centre breaking forwards and continued upwards as an elaborate pedestal to the Crucifix, which is flanked by statues of a sailor and a soldier in mourning stance. The front of the dado has an arched panel in the centre with carved head and crest, containing a bronze panel with dedication, and cusped panels at the sides, containing bronze plaques with figures in relief; the rear has panels with bronze plaques displaying 228 names.

Listing NGR: SD5417829896

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, 2 February 2017.

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
392094
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 2 February 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/183186
War Memorials Register, accessed 2 February 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/13170

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: 14 Jul 2002
Reference: IOE01/07795/23
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