WAR MEMORIAL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1256482

Date first listed: 14-Mar-1997

Statutory Address: WAR MEMORIAL, THE GREEN

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: WAR MEMORIAL, THE GREEN

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

District: York (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 57212 51346

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History

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Details

YORK

SE5751SW THE GREEN, Acomb 1112-1/18/1203 War Memorial

II

War memorial. c1920; altered after Second World War and restored late C20. Limestone ashlar. On the west side the Latin cross is carved with a wreath and dove in the centre of the cross head. The upper part of the octagonal base is decorated with symbolic carvings which include shields and military trophies. Below are carved tablets with the names of the dead from the First World War, restored in the late C20. Against the west side of the octagonal steps there is a carving of an open book, inscribed with the names of the dead from the 1939-1945 war.





Listing NGR: SE5721251346

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, 1 February 2017.

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 464880

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 1 February 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/247695
War Memorials Register, accessed 1 February 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/30657

End of official listing