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Latitude: 54.3284 / 54°19'42"N
Longitude: -2.7471 / 2°44'49"W
OS Eastings: 351513
OS Northings: 492796
OS Grid: SD515927
Mapcode National: GBR 9L8D.24
Mapcode Global: WH82W.SG2M
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 30 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1145694
English Heritage Legacy ID: 75439
Location: Kendal, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA9
District: South Lakeland
Civil Parish: Kendal
Built-Up Area: Kendal
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Kendal St George
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
SD 5192 NE KENDAL MARKET PLACE
8/97 War Memorial
War Memorial, erected 1921; later additions. Statue base signed Chrs W Coombes
on north face. Life-size bronze of WWI infantryman in marching order on
monolithic, tapered, limestone plinth c5 ft high and square in plan. West face
has inscription in raised uncial lettering; north, south, and east faces each
have bronze panel giving names of WWI fallen. A bronze laurel-wreath hangs over
each corner. The plinth base, with concave-moulded top edge, has a bronze panel
on each face giving names of WWII fallen. The whole stands on 2 sandstone steps
and is enclosed by C20 chain fence c18" high.
Listing NGR: SD5151392796
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, 3 February 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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