WAR MEMORIAL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1257659

Date first listed: 20-Dec-1996

Statutory Address: WAR MEMORIAL, CROSBY ROAD NORTH

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: WAR MEMORIAL, CROSBY ROAD NORTH

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

District: Sefton (Metropolitan Authority)

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Grid Reference: SJ3229497867

Summary

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History

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Details

CROSBY

SJ3297NW CROSBY ROAD NORTH 778-1/9/33 (West side) War Memorial

GV II

War memorial, commemorates First World War casualties. Early 1920s, by Doyle Jones, sculptor. Sandstone ashlar with bronze statue. Square pier approx. 4 metres high, with a moulded plinth, side-pilasters and a moulded cornice with swept pedestal bearing a globe on which stands a bronze statue of an angel displaying a wreath. Lettering on all sides of the pier, the north-east front with the dedication "OUR / GLORIOUS DEAD / WHO FELL / IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1919 / THEIR NAME LIVETH / FOR EVERMORE", and the others with over 400 names (no units or ranks). Name of sculptor on rear corner of base. Forms a group with 3 lamp standards surrounding it (qv).



Listing NGR: SJ3229497867

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 July 2017.

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 463598

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 27 January 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/157571
War Memorials Register, accessed 24 July 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/2554

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