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Latitude: 53.7477 / 53°44'51"N
Longitude: -1.6034 / 1°36'12"W
OS Eastings: 426254
OS Northings: 427997
OS Grid: SE262279
Mapcode National: GBR KT73.P9
Mapcode Global: WHC9R.B2Q8
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 17 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1263207
English Heritage Legacy ID: 341831
Location: Morley, Leeds, LS27
Civil Parish: Morley
Built-Up Area: Morley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Morley St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE2627NW LS 27 SCATCHERD PARK
War Memorial. c1922, when many such were raised. Granite and bronze.
Battered granite plinth. Statue stands on a circular base supported by
4 lions' heads as capitals to shafted pilasters of base. Surmounted by
good bronze sculpture of woman in Roman dress holding trident in one hand
and a statue of a winged man kneeling on one knee in the other. On her
bodice is the royal emblem of 3 rampant lions. Elaborate plumed helmet with
seahorses to either side. Prominently sited.
Listing NGR: SE2625427997
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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