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Boer War Memorial Near South West Corner of Forest Recreation Ground

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.9634 / 52°57'48"N

Longitude: -1.1622 / 1°9'43"W

OS Eastings: 456371

OS Northings: 341000

OS Grid: SK563410

Mapcode National: GBR LLK.GV

Mapcode Global: WHDGS.3SV1

Plus Code: 9C4WXR7Q+94

Entry Name: Boer War Memorial Near South West Corner of Forest Recreation Ground

Listing Date: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457115

Location: Hyson Green and Arboretum, Nottingham, NG7

County: Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Arboretum

Built-Up Area: Nottingham

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Nottingham St Peter with St James

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


646-1/4/211 (North side (off))
Boer War memorial near south-west
corner of Forest Recreation Ground


Boer War memorial. Dated 1903. Presented by Thomas I Birkin,
lace manufacturer. Pink granite obelisk, approx 3m high, on
square pedestal with plinth and sandblasted inscription.
Stepped square base, with domed corner pedestals.

Listing NGR: SK5637141000

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, 10 August 2017.

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

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