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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Embsay, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9805 / 53°58'49"N

Longitude: -1.986 / 1°59'9"W

OS Eastings: 401014

OS Northings: 453825

OS Grid: SE010538

Mapcode National: GBR GQKD.TV

Mapcode Global: WHB78.G6HT

Plus Code: 9C5WX2J7+5H

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 21 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263143

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433170

Location: Embsay with Eastby, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Embsay with Eastby

Built-Up Area: Embsay

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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War Memorial


War memorial. 1921. Gritstone. Square plan, with 3 steps supporting a large square base.
The north face inscribed OUR GLORIOUS DEAD, 1914-1918, 1939-1945, the other
faces are inscribed with the names of those who died. Above a stylised Saxon cross. The war
memorial was un-veiled on the 21st of August 1921.

Listing NGR: SE0101453825

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, 4 September 2017.

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