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Steelworkers' War Memorial, approximately 15 metres to south west of South Durham Steelworks Social Club.

A Grade II Listed Building in Burn Valley, Hartlepool

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6761 / 54°40'34"N

Longitude: -1.2227 / 1°13'21"W

OS Eastings: 450219

OS Northings: 531508

OS Grid: NZ502315

Mapcode National: GBR MGXC.2J

Mapcode Global: WHD6F.6Q0K

Entry Name: Steelworkers' War Memorial, approximately 15 metres to south west of South Durham Steelworks Social Club.

Listing Date: 17 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250672

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433124

Location: Hartlepool, TS25

County: Hartlepool

Electoral Ward/Division: Burn Valley

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Hartlepool

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Stranton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 53 SW
4/134

HARTLEPOOL
WESTBOURNE ROAD (off north side)
Steelworkers' War Memorial, approximately 15 metres to south west of South Durham Steelworks Social Club.

II
War Memorial, c.1920, of grey and pink granite. Panelled square shaft with plinth stands on square base and two shallow sandstone steps. Shaft has round angle shafts and etched capitals, rising from tops of volutes capping diagonal buttresses; coved cornice and pediment with antefixae having etched ornamentation. Shaft topped with fluted and corniced drum and dome with urn finial. Panels of shaft bear names of fallen in Great War (1914-1918), in lead inlaid lettering. Additional names appear on plinth west side.

Listing NGR: NZ5021931507

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online, the War Memorials Register and North East War Memorials Project. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 17 September 2018.

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

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