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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkhurst, Kent

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Latitude: 51.0474 / 51°2'50"N

Longitude: 0.51 / 0°30'36"E

OS Eastings: 576037

OS Northings: 130554

OS Grid: TQ760305

Mapcode National: GBR PTX.9RF

Mapcode Global: FRA C6YB.Y8Y

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 12 September 2002

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031908

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489801

Location: Hawkhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN18

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Hawkhurst

Built-Up Area: Hawkhurst

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


1351/0/10013 HIGHGATE
12-SEP-02 War Memorial


War memorial. 1921. Comprises a granite monument about 10 feet high in the form of a tall square casket with panels to all sides. It has a moulded cornice with anthemion carving surmounted by a celtic cross with gadrooned base and deep plinth. The front panel has a moulded swag and inscription and the other panels have the names of the Fallen from the First World WAr. Further names of those who fell in the Second World War are inscribed on the plinth. The whole is set on a York stone base and three concrete steps with low cast iron railings.

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 December 2016.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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