PURTON WAR MEMORIAL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1352664
Date first listed:
14-May-2002
Statutory Address:
PURTON WAR MEMORIAL, HOOK HILL

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Location

Statutory Address:
PURTON WAR MEMORIAL, HOOK HILL

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

District:
Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Purton
National Grid Reference:
SU0904087609

Details

1178/0/10004 14-MAY-02

PURTON

HOOK HILL Purton War Memorial

II

First World War memorial. Circa 1920. Limestone. Four-stage stepped polygonal base with inscribed square pedestal on top with broached corners, supporting a tall polygonal shaft surmounted by a Latin cross. The pedestal has a wreath carved in relief and the stepped base has a bronze wreath and the names of those killed in the Second World War. A good example of a First World War memorial.

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, 16 December 2016.

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
489689
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 16/12/2016 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/119524
War Memorials Register, accessed 16/12/2016 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/3096

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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