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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Tattenhall, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1197 / 53°7'10"N

Longitude: -2.7694 / 2°46'9"W

OS Eastings: 348606

OS Northings: 358334

OS Grid: SJ486583

Mapcode National: GBR 7G.7KSM

Mapcode Global: WH88P.FVH7

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 5 March 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 486974

Location: Tattenhall and District, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Tattenhall and District

Built-Up Area: Tattenhall

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Tattenhall St Alban

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

TATTENHALL

SJ45NE War Memorial
129/5/10004
05-MAR-01

II

War Memorial Cross. Dedicated in 1922, with the subsequent addition of a second dedication plate post-1945. Believed to have been designed by D. Minshull, architect, and erected by Cleggs of Chester, masons. Sandstone Celtic cross with tapered shaft, approx. 5 metres high, rising from a deep plinth with chamfered corners, itself set upon a stepped stone dais. The north-west face of the cross shaft carries a carved cross motif, below which is the inscription ' REQUISCANT IN PACE ' The face of the plinth has a dedication plate listing those who died in the Great War, and to the right is the plate added after the Second World War.


Listing NGR: SJ4860658334


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, 26 January 2017.

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

Description

TATTENHALL

SJ45NE War Memorial
129/5/10004
05-MAR-01

II

War Memorial Cross. Dedicated in 1922, with the subsequent addition of a second dedication plate post-1945. Believed to have been designed by D. Minshull, architect, and erected by Cleggs of Chester, masons. Sandstone Celtic cross with tapered shaft, approx. 5 metres high, rising from a deep plinth with chamfered corners, itself set upon a stepped stone dais. The north-west face of the cross shaft carries a carved cross motif, below which is the inscription ' REQUISCANT IN PACE ' The face of the plinth has a dedication plate listing those who died in the Great War, and to the right is the plate added after the Second World War.


Listing NGR: SJ4860658334


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, 26 January 2017.

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