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Latitude: 52.9665 / 52°57'59"N
Longitude: -1.3577 / 1°21'27"W
OS Eastings: 443236
OS Northings: 341212
OS Grid: SK432412
Mapcode National: GBR 7FY.5JJ
Mapcode Global: WHDGP.3PRN
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 6 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1206154
English Heritage Legacy ID: 352311
Location: West Hallam, Erewash, Derbyshire, DE7
Civil Parish: West Hallam
Built-Up Area: West Hallam
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: West Hallam St Wilfred
Church of England Diocese: Derby
This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 21/09/2017
SK 44 SW,
PARISH OF WEST HALLAM,
THE VILLAGE (south side),
War memorial. c1920. Sandstone ashlar and white marble. Three steps up to
stone base in the form of a tall chest tomb. Three white marble panels inscribed
with the names of those who died. Cut away corners at the top, and between the
panels, incised decorative foliage motifs. Along the base, inscription FOR GOD
KING AND COUNTRY. Leaning across the steps is a stone wreath flanked by panels
inscribed with the names of those killed in the Second World War. The chest base
has a moulded cornice and supports a sculpture of two soldiers, one standing,
one kneeling, and a machine gun on a tripod base, up which grow oak leaves. The
base of the sculpture inscribed ROLL OF HONOUR/MEN OF/WEST HALLAM WHO SERVED IN
THE GREAT WAR 1914-18.
Listing NGR: SK4323641212
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, 25 January 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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