WAR MEMORIAL AND THREE HEADSTONES AT EAST ENTRANCE TO GENERAL CEMETERY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255249
Date first listed:
30-Nov-1995
Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL AND THREE HEADSTONES AT EAST ENTRANCE TO GENERAL CEMETERY, WAVERLEY STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL AND THREE HEADSTONES AT EAST ENTRANCE TO GENERAL CEMETERY, WAVERLEY STREET

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

District:
City of Nottingham (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SK 56726 40494

Details

NOTTINGHAM

SK5640SE WAVERLEY STREET 646-1/13/697 (West side (off)) War Memorial and three headstones at east entrance to General Cemetery

II

War memorial and headstones. c1920. Probably by Sir Reginald Blomfield. Triangular plot of York stone paving, enclosed by a rock-faced stone retaining wall with steps on 2 sides. At the apex, a standard memorial cross, Portland stone, with octagonal stepped base and bronze sword. At the rear, a curved wall, also Portland stone, with plinth and inscribed coping. The wall carries the names of the dead. To left, at the corner of the plot, 3 standard military headstones.

Listing NGR: SK5672640494

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, 24 January 2017.

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
459059
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 24 January 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/231172
War Memorials Register, accessed 24 January 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/27461

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 14 Jul 2002
Reference: IOE01/07872/09
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Alan Greaves. Source Historic England Archive
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