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Latitude: 51.1639 / 51°9'50"N
Longitude: 0.2529 / 0°15'10"E
OS Eastings: 557619
OS Northings: 142932
OS Grid: TQ576429
Mapcode National: GBR MPC.YKT
Mapcode Global: VHHQD.B0KK
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 8 November 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1247224
English Heritage Legacy ID: 486883
Location: Southborough, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4
District: Tunbridge Wells
Civil Parish: Southborough
Built-Up Area: Southborough
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: St Peter with Christ Church and St Matthew Southborough and St Lawrence Bidborough
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
TQ 5742 NE War Memorial
War memorial. Built in 1921 to the memory of 207men of Southborough and High Brooms. Further tablets added later to commemorate thre 44 who died in the Second World War. Built by Messrs Wood and Wallis of Tunbridge Wells. Built of blue Forest of Dean stone. Comprises a Cross of Sacrifice about 15 feet in height on octagonal moulded shaft and large octagonal plinth having cornice with floral and foliate motifs. The names of the Fallen are inscribed on the eight faces of the plinth with additional tablets with the Fallen of the Second World war inscribed on tablets added to the moulded plinth. It stands upon three octagonal steps.
Listing NGR: TQ5761942932
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, 1 December 2016.
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