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Latitude: 54.6325 / 54°37'57"N
Longitude: -1.6479 / 1°38'52"W
OS Eastings: 422825
OS Northings: 526434
OS Grid: NZ228264
Mapcode National: GBR JGYW.04
Mapcode Global: WHC58.NTHH
Plus Code: 9C6WJ9M2+2R
Entry Name: War Memorial, 3.0 Metres North of Midland Bank
Listing Date: 24 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1160265
English Heritage Legacy ID: 112193
Location: Shildon, County Durham, DL4
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Shildon
Built-Up Area: Shildon
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Shildon
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ 22 NW SHILDON MAIN STREET
4/76 War Memorial,
3.0 metres north of
First and Second World War Memorial. 1920 with statue by Humphries, Jackson
of Manchester. Pink granite plinth, sandstone pedestal with bronze plaques
and bronze statue. Rectangular plinth has moulded top. Tall pedestal has
set-back, hollow-chamfered arrises with broaches and a stepped, battered top.
Front of pedestal has bronze laurel wreath; sides and rear have plaques naming
those who died. Pedestal surmounted by life-sized statue of kneeling World War
I infantryman with fixed bayonet.
Listing NGR: NZ2282526434
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, 7 February 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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