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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Radlett, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6843 / 51°41'3"N

Longitude: -0.3174 / 0°19'2"W

OS Eastings: 516415

OS Northings: 199732

OS Grid: TQ164997

Mapcode National: GBR 6Q.GNB

Mapcode Global: VHGPX.GX1P

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 20 April 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246238

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487350

Location: Aldenham, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, WD7

County: Hertfordshire

District: Hertsmere

Civil Parish: Aldenham

Built-Up Area: Radlett

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Radlett Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

ALDENHAM

TQ 19 NE WATLING STREET
463/7/10025 RADLETT
20-APR-01 War Memorial

II

War Memorial, c. 1919. Portland stone. Cross and ball finial on a plain and elongated 4-sided capital. Primary capital face reads 'THE MEN OF RADLETT WHO DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY' with '1914' and '1918' on flanking faces and the fourth blank. Four-sided shaft chamfered at top and bottom. Octagonal plinth of two parts, stepped. Top part of plinth engraved with names of war dead on alternating faces. Bottom part with quote at one face: 'AWAKE REMEMBRANCE OF THESE VALIANT DEAD HENRY V' and continued names of dead at alternating faces. Base of 3 tiered 8-sided steps.


Listing NGR: TQ1641599732


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, 12 January 2017.

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

Description

ALDENHAM

TQ 19 NE WATLING STREET
463/7/10025 RADLETT
20-APR-01 War Memorial

II

War Memorial, c. 1919. Portland stone. Cross and ball finial on a plain and elongated 4-sided capital. Primary capital face reads 'THE MEN OF RADLETT WHO DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY' with '1914' and '1918' on flanking faces and the fourth blank. Four-sided shaft chamfered at top and bottom. Octagonal plinth of two parts, stepped. Top part of plinth engraved with names of war dead on alternating faces. Bottom part with quote at one face: 'AWAKE REMEMBRANCE OF THESE VALIANT DEAD HENRY V' and continued names of dead at alternating faces. Base of 3 tiered 8-sided steps.


Listing NGR: TQ1641599732


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, 12 January 2017.

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