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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1255832



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


District: Leeds

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Aug-1976

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465590

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SE2933NE THE HEADROW 714-1/75/396 (North side) 05/08/76 War Memorial


War memorial. 1922, restored 1992. Henry C Fahr sculptor, JE Proctor, designer. First and Second World Wars memorial. Marble octagonal steps, plinth and squat obelisk with carvings of owls, wreaths and flags, bronze figures of Peace on north side and War, (St George and the Dragon) on south. Bronze angel replaced 1992 by Ian Judd and Andy Elton. Moved to this site from City Square in 1937, to stand at the east end of JE Proctor's Garden of Rest. It was originally surmounted by a bronze figure of Victory, removed 1967. (Heap, A: The Headrow, a pictorial record: Leeds: 1990-: 17).

Listing NGR: SE2989033814

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, 31 January 2017.

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Heap, A, The Headrow a Pictorial history, (1990), 17
War Memorials Online, accessed 31 January 2017 from
War Memorials Register, accessed 31 January 2017 from

National Grid Reference: SE2989033814


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