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Latitude: 52.8296 / 52°49'46"N
Longitude: 0.508 / 0°30'28"E
OS Eastings: 569062
OS Northings: 328728
OS Grid: TF690287
Mapcode National: GBR P47.P7R
Mapcode Global: WHKQ0.S43M
Entry Name: War Memorial Circa 150 Metres North North West of Church of St Magdelene
Listing Date: 2 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1077587
English Heritage Legacy ID: 222156
Location: Sandringham, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE35
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk
Civil Parish: Sandringham
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Sandringham with West Newton and Appleton
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TF 62 NE
2/49 War memorial cl50m
NNW of Church of
St. Mary Magdelene
War memorial 1919. Limestone and carstone; cross with octagonal base. 4
octagonal steps of shell carstone capped with stone, octagonal block
surmounted by low strawberry leaf parapet, the eight sides with blank arches,
seven inscribed with names of Sandringham dead of 1914-18 war, the eighth
with Royal arms in Portland stone and names of 1939-45 war dead. Tapering
shaft above with cross having decorative rays and flames at end of arms.
The top step records that the cross was "... erected by King George V and
Queen Mary to honour the dead of the Officers and men of the Sandringham
Company 5th Battalion Norfolk Regiment and those on the estate who fell in
the Great War ...".
Listing NGR: TF6906228728
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, 20 January 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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