THE WAR MEMORIAL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1254227
Date first listed:
24-Aug-1990
Statutory Address:
THE WAR MEMORIAL, COMMERCIAL ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE WAR MEMORIAL, COMMERCIAL ROAD

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

County:
Kent
District:
Tunbridge Wells (District Authority)
Parish:
Paddock Wood
National Grid Reference:
TQ 67098 45166

Details

TQ 64 NE PADDOCK WOOD COMMERCIAL ROAD, PADDOCK WOOD

2/322 The War Memorial

II

First World War memorial with additional inscriptions commemorating those who died in the Second World War. Portland stone. A lifesize sculpted figure of a soldier in battledress on a plinth, the plinth inscribed with names. Carvings in relief on the sides of the plinth depict a bi-plane and a ship.

Listing NGR: TQ6709845166



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, 19 December 2016.

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
437659
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 19/12/2016 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/142579
War Memorials Register, accessed 19/12/2016 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/16320

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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