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War Memorial at Shrewsbury School

A Grade II Listed Building in Shrewsbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7025 / 52°42'8"N

Longitude: -2.7631 / 2°45'47"W

OS Eastings: 348532

OS Northings: 311916

OS Grid: SJ485119

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.2SHQ

Mapcode Global: WH8BT.JBGK

Entry Name: War Memorial at Shrewsbury School

Listing Date: 17 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246402

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455080

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY3

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Shrewsbury

Built-Up Area: Shrewsbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Shrewsbury St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SHREWSBURY

SJ41SE ASHTON ROAD
653-1/4/86 (West side (off))
War Memorial at Shrewsbury School

GV II

War memorial. 1923. AG Walker. Bronze figure on ashlar base
and ashlar quadrant wall. High base raised up steps with
fasces at angles and inscriptions and low relief on principal
sides carries figure of Sir Philip Sidney. Curved flanking
wall inscribed with names of the dead of World War II.
(Leach C: A School at Shrewsbury: London: 1990-).


Listing NGR: SJ4853211915


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


SHREWSBURY

SJ41SE ASHTON ROAD
653-1/4/86 (West side (off))
War Memorial at Shrewsbury School

GV II

War memorial. 1923. AG Walker. Bronze figure on ashlar base
and ashlar quadrant wall. High base raised up steps with
fasces at angles and inscriptions and low relief on principal
sides carries figure of Sir Philip Sidney. Curved flanking
wall inscribed with names of the dead of World War II.
(Leach C: A School at Shrewsbury: London: 1990-).


Listing NGR: SJ4853211915


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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