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War Memorial to North of Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop Auckland, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6524 / 54°39'8"N

Longitude: -1.6665 / 1°39'59"W

OS Eastings: 421614

OS Northings: 528640

OS Grid: NZ216286

Mapcode National: GBR JGTN.00

Mapcode Global: WHC58.CBN7

Entry Name: War Memorial to North of Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 23 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209672

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385643

Location: County Durham, DL14

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Shildon and Dene Valley

Built-Up Area: Bishop Auckland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Bishop Auckland

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


634-1/5/143 (North side (off))
War Memorial to north of Church of
St Andrew


War memorial approx 20m S of N lych gate at Church of St
Andrew (qv). c1920. To 1914-1918 war. Ashlar. Curb and piers
around 3-stepped square base of tall tapered cross in Saxon
style, imitating C8/C9 cross fragments within Church of St
Andrew, with interlace and inhabited vine scroll. Cross head
has boss and armpits, and roll-ended arms. Long lists of names
of dead, many of Durham Light Infantry, on stepped base.

Listing NGR: NZ2161428640

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, 24 July 2017.

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

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