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Afghan and Zulu War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Greenwich, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1969 / 51°11'48"N

Longitude: -1.8052 / 1°48'18"W

OS Eastings: 413706

OS Northings: 144201

OS Grid: SU137442

Mapcode National: GBR 4ZP.SJ5

Mapcode Global: VHB5B.N5JT

Entry Name: Afghan and Zulu War Memorial

Listing Date: 8 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078920

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200507

Location: Durrington, Wiltshire, SP4

County: Wiltshire

District: Greenwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Durrington and Larkhill

Parish: Durrington

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Woolwich St Mary Magdalene with St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 23/02/2018
TQ 4277
30/494

DURRINGTON
Larkhill Garrison
Afghan and Zulu War Memorial

(Formerly listed as Afghan and Zulu War Memorial (about 180 yards south-south-west
of Green Hill married quarters, REPOSITORY ROAD SE18)


II
After 1881. Several large pieces of rough-hewn rock, assembled to look like a megalith. Base stone projects to form platform on east side. Central copper plate above, with names of those remembered. At either side, three-dimensional trophies of Zulu and Afghan arms in cast copper.

The memorial was moved to its current location some time after 2008.

Listing NGR: SU1370644201


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, 10 February 2017.

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

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