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Latitude: 53.0969 / 53°5'49"N
Longitude: -2.4684 / 2°28'6"W
OS Eastings: 368729
OS Northings: 355629
OS Grid: SJ687556
Mapcode National: GBR 7W.8T22
Mapcode Global: WH9B5.1FT5
Entry Name: War Memorial in Queen's Park
Listing Date: 14 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1138682
English Heritage Legacy ID: 56704
Location: Crewe, Cheshire East, CW2
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Crewe
Built-Up Area: Crewe
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Crewe All Saints and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 65 NE FORMER BOROUGH OF CREWE VICTORIA AVENUE
1/62 War Memorial in Queen's
South African War Memorial, 1904 (Pevsner). Grey marble with yellow
sandstone cap and bronze figure. Square moulded base, chamfered
plinth with recessed corners. Memorial plaques on four faces, in
bronze, surmounted by bowtell topped pediment. The north facing
pediment has the former arms of the Borough with the motto "Never
Behind" below the date 1899-1902. Square tapering marble column with
sandstone Ionic cap supporting a near full sized statue of a soldier,
with rifle, dressed in the uniform of the period.
Listing NGR: SJ6872955629
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, 26 January 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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