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Latitude: 52.3009 / 52°18'3"N
Longitude: 1.3605 / 1°21'37"E
OS Eastings: 629221
OS Northings: 272296
OS Grid: TM292722
Mapcode National: GBR WMQ.NSX
Mapcode Global: VHL9R.JFMG
Plus Code: 9F438926+96
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 31 May 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1246132
English Heritage Legacy ID: 487557
Location: Laxfield, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP13
District: Mid Suffolk
Civil Parish: Laxfield
Built-Up Area: Laxfield
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Laxfield All Saints
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
War memorial. 1918-19. Ashlar on rusticated stone plinth. Classical style in the form of a Roman funerary monument. A square-plan rusticated stone plinth acts as the base of the monument which has pilasters at the corners supporting pediments with carved ribboned wreaths in the middle. Above, in the centre, an urn from which rises the eternal flame. In the panels below between the pilasters are inscriptions recording the names of the Fallen in both World Wars.
A well-detailed war memorial in an unusual form.
Listing NGR: TM2922172296
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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