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War Memorial in King Edward Vii Memorial Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Cleckheaton, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.7228 / 53°43'22"N

Longitude: -1.7124 / 1°42'44"W

OS Eastings: 419075

OS Northings: 425197

OS Grid: SE190251

Mapcode National: GBR JTHD.26

Mapcode Global: WHC9P.NPSC

Entry Name: War Memorial in King Edward Vii Memorial Park

Listing Date: 13 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135405

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341059

Location: Kirklees, BD19

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Cleckheaton

Built-Up Area: Cleckheaton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Cleckheaton St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

War Memorial in King
Edward VII Memorial Park


1st World War memorial. 1922. Sculptured limestone. Square column
on square base. The column has scroll to two sides and inscription on
other two sides. Segmentally pedimented top is surmounted by well
carved male and female figure, the latter holding wreath. Shield forms
crest. The whole is surrounded by octagonal boundary wall with copper
plaques with the names of those who fell.

Listing NGR: SE1907525197

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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