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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Medbourne, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5291 / 52°31'44"N

Longitude: -0.8224 / 0°49'20"W

OS Eastings: 479984

OS Northings: 293005

OS Grid: SP799930

Mapcode National: GBR CT6.GWM

Mapcode Global: VHDQN.PPLL

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 21 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188275

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190983

Location: Medbourne, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Medbourne

Built-Up Area: Medbourne

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Six Saints circa Holt

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


SP 79 SE MAIN STREET (East Side)

8/80 War Memorial


War memorial cross. c1920. Stone. An octagonal 3 stepped plinth supports
square pedestal, which tapers slightly towards the top. From this projects
the shaft, square at base, then octagonal, which is surmounted by a cross
with a circle joining the arms. On the pedestal are inscribed the names of
fallen in both World Wars and an inscription. The whole is c3m high.

Listing NGR: SP7998493005

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, 19 January 2017.

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

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