WAR MEMORIAL AND DWARF WALLS, STEPS AND PIERS SURROUNDING

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1299616
Date first listed:
19-Feb-1986
Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL AND DWARF WALLS, STEPS AND PIERS SURROUNDING, THE LINKS

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Location

Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL AND DWARF WALLS, STEPS AND PIERS SURROUNDING, THE LINKS

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

District:
North Tyneside (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 35403 72800

Details

WHITLEY BAY THE LINKS (east side, off NZ 37 SE 5/179 War Memorial and dwarf walls, steps and piers surrounding. G.V. II War Memorial. Circa 1919. Granite memorial with bronze decoration and plaques; granite piers. Tall tapered square column. Bronze wreath decoration beneath Scotia-moulded and banded coping. 3 bronze plaques on projecting panels on each face of base bear names of dead of both world wars and commemorate building of memorial paid for by £7,000 public subscription and £1,000 from local authority funds; 90% of endowment fund for dependants of dead. Dwarf walls and semi-circular steps; flat-coped circular walls on east and west and 3 steps on north and south; low square piers flank steps. 20 tapered square piers in outer circle formerly held chain.

Listing NGR: NZ3540472800

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, 8 February 2017.

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
303428
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 8 February 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/106211
War Memorials Register, accessed 8 February 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/17736

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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Date: 15 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/01233/23
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