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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Birstall and Birkenshaw, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7592 / 53°45'33"N

Longitude: -1.7002 / 1°42'0"W

OS Eastings: 419861

OS Northings: 429248

OS Grid: SE198292

Mapcode National: GBR JXY.CZ

Mapcode Global: WHC9H.VRKZ

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 13 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135410

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341073

Location: Kirklees, BD4

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Birstall and Birkenshaw

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Birkenshaw St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 12 NE SPENBOROUGH MB SOUTH VIEW ROAD
EAST BIERLEY
1/166
War Memorial

II


War Memorial. Circa 1920. Stone. Square plinth carrying square
pedestal with attached unfluted Doric columns and full entablature.
Above is well sculpted female figure carrying wreath and palm.
Pedestal is inscribed "TO THE MEN OF HUNSWORTH WHO SERVED IN THE
GREAT WAR 1914-1919" and below and on 2 other sides the list of names.


Listing NGR: SE1986129248


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, 24 July 2017.

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

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