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East Dean War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Friston, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.759 / 50°45'32"N

Longitude: 0.2055 / 0°12'19"E

OS Eastings: 555648

OS Northings: 97804

OS Grid: TV556978

Mapcode National: GBR MVB.BRT

Mapcode Global: FRA C792.RVJ

Entry Name: East Dean War Memorial

Listing Date: 10 February 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243696

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447852

Location: East Dean and Friston, Wealden, East Sussex, BN20

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: East Dean and Friston

Built-Up Area: Friston

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: East Dean with Friston

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text


EAST DEAN EAST DEAN WAR MEMORIAL
TV 5597 NE

42/10008

GV II


Line 8

after, '10-sided iron railings'
insert, 'which are not of special architectural or historic interest'.

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EAST DEAN EAST DEAN WAR MEMORIAL
TV 5597
42/10008

GV II

War Memorial. Designed in 1919 and erected 1920 by Arthur S Haynes of
Northiam. Tapering octagonal shaft of green sandstone with embattled
cap surmounted by small bronze cross. Base of shaft has crosses
within circles on 4 sides, bulbous box and octagonal plinth. Plinth
is inscribed, 'To the Glory of God. A permanent reminder of those from
East Dean and Friston who died that right should triumph. Erected
1920'. The whole stands on 3 circular steps of flint paved with
sandstone and is surrounded by 10-sided iron railings. The height of
the memorial is 18ft 6inches.


Listing NGR: TV5564997803


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, 1 December 2016.

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

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