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War memorial to south east of Bowes Museum

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnard Castle, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5409 / 54°32'27"N

Longitude: -1.9149 / 1°54'53"W

OS Eastings: 405605

OS Northings: 516180

OS Grid: NZ056161

Mapcode National: GBR HH2Y.70

Mapcode Global: WHB4L.K4C7

Entry Name: War memorial to south east of Bowes Museum

Listing Date: 28 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201334

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388787

Location: Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Barnard Castle

Built-Up Area: Barnard Castle

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barnard Castle with Whorlton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


NEWGATE (North side (off))
War memorial to south east of Bowes Museum

First World War memorial approximately 32 metres east of east lodge to Bowes Museum (qv). c1919. Marble, limestone and granite. Square plan. Five steps to square plinth of tapered base with corniced coping. Carved laurel wreath in raised segments on coping. Obelisk shaft approximately 2 metres high set on coping. Names of dead carved on slab set against steps at an oblique angle, and on base, which also has inscription to men of all ranks of Barnard Castle who died 1914-1918.

Listing NGR: NZ0560516180

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online, the War Memorials Register and North East War Memorials Project. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 6 September 2018.

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

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