WAR MEMORIAL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1240817
Date first listed:
21-Jan-1987
Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL, EDWARD STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL, EDWARD STREET

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

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Stanley
National Grid Reference:
NZ 21317 50871

Details

NZ 25 SW STANLEY EDWARD STREET (West side) Craghead 8/125 War memorial II War memorial. Circa 1919. Pink granite steps, plinth and column; white marble statue. Wide square steps to tall square base and tapered column with plinth and cornice, supporting tall square base of life-size statue of angel. Art- nouveau lettering: 1914 and 1919 in low-relief panels on alternate sides of statue base. Mottoes and names of dead of Craghead in first and second world wars on base and plinth, in low-relief black letters; CRAGHEAD and MEMORIAL in low relief in recessed panels.

Listing NGR: NZ2131750871

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, 7 February 2017.

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
439367
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 7 February 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/237424
War Memorials Register, accessed 7 February 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/10256

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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