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Obelisk at Darlington Memorial Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Pierremont, Darlington

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Latitude: 54.532 / 54°31'55"N

Longitude: -1.5655 / 1°33'55"W

OS Eastings: 428215

OS Northings: 515272

OS Grid: NZ282152

Mapcode National: GBR KJH1.W6

Mapcode Global: WHC5W.XCP2

Entry Name: Obelisk at Darlington Memorial Hospital

Listing Date: 28 January 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259263

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463066

Location: Darlington, DL3

County: Darlington

Electoral Ward/Division: Pierremont

Built-Up Area: Darlington

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Darlington Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


HOLLYHURST ROAD (south-east side)
Obelisk at Darlington Memorial Hospital

Obelisk. c1920. Erected as a war memorial. Ashlar. Plain obelisk, with stepped pyramidal cap and square base, set on octagonal plinth with steps on two sides. On the front face of the obelisk, a bronze wreath. The memorial inscription and names of the dead are in the nearby Memorial Hall.

Listing NGR: NZ2821515272

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, 12 September 2018.

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

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