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War Memorial in Front of Cunard Building

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4049 / 53°24'17"N

Longitude: -2.9961 / 2°59'45"W

OS Eastings: 333874

OS Northings: 390251

OS Grid: SJ338902

Mapcode National: GBR 71P.XF

Mapcode Global: WH876.YPG2

Entry Name: War Memorial in Front of Cunard Building

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Last Amended: 19 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052301

English Heritage Legacy ID: 214152

Location: Liverpool, L3

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Liverpool Our Lady and St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


27/504 War Memorial in
front of Cunard
Building (formerly listed
14.3.75 under Pier Head)

First and Second World War Memorial, c.1920. Granite
pedestal and tall unfluted column with copper capital and
anchor ornament on rope fillet. Copper figure of Victory on
top, nude, holding laurel wreath, with shield and drapery,
standing on a ship's prow. Shaft is columna rostrata, i.e.
is decorated with beaks of ships.

Listing NGR: SJ3387490251

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, 13 March 2017.

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

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