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The War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Hayle, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1889 / 50°11'20"N

Longitude: -5.4174 / 5°25'2"W

OS Eastings: 156161

OS Northings: 37688

OS Grid: SW561376

Mapcode National: GBR FX05.TJX

Mapcode Global: VH12N.1JW1

Entry Name: The War Memorial

Listing Date: 14 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159871

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70169

Location: Hayle, Cornwall, TR27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Hayle

Built-Up Area: Hayle

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Hayle

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 5637-5737
11/75 The War Memorial
War memorial. Circa early C20 to commemorate those who died in the 1914-18
world war. Dressed granite. Octagonal plan sarcophagus on a stepped base.
Over the sarcophagus is a tapered cross shaft surmounted by a Celtic cross.
The sarcophagus chest has a moulded plinth and cornice ; alternate sides have recessed inscribed panels. Attached to the other sides are panels inscribed
to those who died in the 1939-45 world war.

Listing NGR: SW5616137688

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, 13 December 2016.

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

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