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Latitude: 54.7734 / 54°46'24"N
Longitude: -1.5752 / 1°34'30"W
OS Eastings: 427425
OS Northings: 542137
OS Grid: NZ274421
Mapcode National: GBR KFF7.SN
Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S83Z
Entry Name: War Memorial to East of Cathedral
Listing Date: 10 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1160359
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110325
Location: County Durham, DH1
County: County Durham
Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate
Built-Up Area: Durham
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE NORTH BAILEY
NZ 2742 SW (West side)
War memorial to
14/273 east of Cathedral
First world war memorial. 1926-8 by C.H. Reilly; pictorial carving by
Tyson Smith. Sandstone ashlar. Tall round column on square base with cross
finial. Column is carved in spirals, resembling the piers of the cathedral;
triangles within the spirals contain low-relief carvings of items of soldiers'
kit and weapons. Base inscribed 1914-1918. Cross of four interlaced bands
enclosing carved cross in low relief.
Listing NGR: NZ2742642137
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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