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Belgian War Memorial at City Road Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Manor Castle, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3716 / 53°22'17"N

Longitude: -1.4371 / 1°26'13"W

OS Eastings: 437546

OS Northings: 386224

OS Grid: SK375862

Mapcode National: GBR 9QP.G6

Mapcode Global: WHDDP.WJT4

Entry Name: Belgian War Memorial at City Road Cemetery

Listing Date: 12 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247245

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456579

Location: Sheffield, S2

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Manor Castle

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sheffield Manor St Aidan with St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


SHEFFIELD

SK38NE CITY ROAD
784-1/6/179 (East side (off))
Belgian War Memorial at City Road
Cemetery

GV II

War memorial. c1920. Ashlar with slate panels. Tapered
octagonal cross shaft with panelled sides and fleurons, topped
with a crucifix set in a quatrefoil. Unequal-sided octagonal
pedestal with inscribed Westmorland slate panels on the 4
larger sides. Square base set in a square of paving,
surrounded by a kerb. The memorial commemorates Belgian
soldiers and refugees who died in Sheffield during the First
World War.


Listing NGR: SK3754686224


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, 31 January 2017.

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

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