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Boer War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0607 / 52°3'38"N

Longitude: 1.1566 / 1°9'23"E

OS Eastings: 616488

OS Northings: 244960

OS Grid: TM164449

Mapcode National: GBR TMP.R7N

Mapcode Global: VHLBT.0GBM

Entry Name: Boer War Memorial

Listing Date: 4 August 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237499

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428787

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4

County: Suffolk

District: Ipswich

Town: Ipswich

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Ipswich

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ipswich St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added

642-0/1/10046 Boer War Memorial


Boer War memorial. Erected 1906 in Cornhill, moved to
Christchurch Park 1931. By Albert Toft, sculptor. Concrete and
bronze. Stepped square-section plinth with attached bronze
plaques to each of 4 faces of upper stage; the plaques
inscribed with names of soldiers. Life-size bronze statue of
soldier in uniform resting rifle barrel on advanced left foot
in attitude of contemplation. Signed A Toft, Sculp.

Listing NGR: TM1648844960

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, 13 January 2017.

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

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