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War Memorial Adjoining South End of West Parapet to Pow Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in St Bees, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.4929 / 54°29'34"N

Longitude: -3.5914 / 3°35'29"W

OS Eastings: 297019

OS Northings: 512008

OS Grid: NX970120

Mapcode National: GBR 3JCH.85

Mapcode Global: WH5ZF.TB0H

Entry Name: War Memorial Adjoining South End of West Parapet to Pow Bridge

Listing Date: 9 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086683

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76173

Location: St. Bees, Copeland, Cumbria, CA27

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: St. Bees

Built-Up Area: St Bees

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: St Bees

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NX 91 SE (INSET) ST BEES B5345 (West side)
St Bees

8/75 War Memorial
adjoining south end
of west parapet to
Pow Bridge

G.V. II


Memorial to 1914-18 War. Stone wall c3 ft high with flat coping around rear of
elliptical bay; tapered end piers have pyramidal tops with wreaths to front
enclosing dates, 1914 on left pier and 1918 on right. Stone benches carried on
brackets to either side of square central plinth, c6 ft high, inscribed with
names of fallen; surmounted by life-size stone statue of St George standing over
body of dragon.


Listing NGR: NX9701912008


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, 2 February 2017.

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

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