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First World War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke-on-Trent, City of Stoke-on-Trent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0455 / 53°2'43"N

Longitude: -2.1962 / 2°11'46"W

OS Eastings: 386944

OS Northings: 349819

OS Grid: SJ869498

Mapcode National: GBR MG2.5S

Mapcode Global: WHBCM.7QG4

Entry Name: First World War Memorial

Listing Date: 31 May 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246130

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487555

Location: Stoke-on-Trent, ST6

County: City of Stoke-on-Trent

Electoral Ward/Division: Burslem Central

Built-Up Area: Stoke-on-Trent

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Sneyd Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

STOKE ON TRENT

613-1/0/10059 SWAN SQUARE
31-MAY-01 Burslem
First World War Memorial

GV II

First World War memorial. Circa 1920. Pink sandstone ashlar. Rectangular on plan, in the form of a large pedestal with a moulded plinth, a moulded cornice and a niche on the front containing a figure of a soldier with a bowed head, a rifle and helmet. Above the niche the date 1914-1919. Around the memorial an area is chained off by small plain stone piers linked by chains.


Listing NGR: SJ8693549790


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, 19 January 2017.

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

Description

STOKE ON TRENT

613-1/0/10059 SWAN SQUARE
31-MAY-01 Burslem
First World War Memorial

GV II

First World War memorial. Circa 1920. Pink sandstone ashlar. Rectangular on plan, in the form of a large pedestal with a moulded plinth, a moulded cornice and a niche on the front containing a figure of a soldier with a bowed head, a rifle and helmet. Above the niche the date 1914-1919. Around the memorial an area is chained off by small plain stone piers linked by chains.


Listing NGR: SJ8693549790


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, 19 January 2017.

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