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Latitude: 53.8346 / 53°50'4"N
Longitude: -1.6457 / 1°38'44"W
OS Eastings: 423413
OS Northings: 437651
OS Grid: SE234376
Mapcode National: GBR JSY3.H4
Mapcode Global: WHC94.PWJ6
Entry Name: War Memorial at the Junction with Fink Hill
Listing Date: 29 November 2002
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1095996
English Heritage Legacy ID: 489886
Location: Horsforth, Leeds, LS18
Civil Parish: Horsforth
Built-Up Area: Horsforth
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Horsforth St Margaret
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
29-NOV-02 Horsforth Hall Park
War Memorial at the junction with Fink
War memorial. 1920, Additions 1947. Ashlar and re-constituted stone, bronze and iron.
Main First World War cenotaph stands on a 3 step base with moulded plinth and inset bronze plaques on the 3 visible sides. The main front has the dates 1914 - 1918 and below 1939 - 1945 in bronze numbers. Topped with a moulded cornice and then surmounted by 3 chamfered steps supporting a central block decorated with a bronze wreath flanked by pairs of Ionic columns, the whole finished with a 3 step upper section.
Later Second World War memorial takes the form of a re-constituted stone lectern with bronze memorial plaques standing in front on the steps.
The memorial has a low stone boundary wall with iron piers and chains and central gate-piers with painted iron overthrow and gates.
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, 31 January 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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