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War Memorial and Railing at Junction with Canterbury Avenue

A Grade II Listed Building in Sheffield, Sheffield

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Latitude: 53.3653 / 53°21'55"N

Longitude: -1.5411 / 1°32'27"W

OS Eastings: 430633

OS Northings: 385481

OS Grid: SK306854

Mapcode National: GBR 90R.0F

Mapcode Global: WHCCJ.9NDY

Plus Code: 9C5W9F85+4H

Entry Name: War Memorial and Railing at Junction with Canterbury Avenue

Listing Date: 12 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271098

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456073

Location: Sheffield, S10

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Fulwood

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Fulwood Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


784-1/5/108 (North side)
War Memorial and railing at junction
with Canterbury Avenue


War memorial and railing. c1920. Ashlar, with wrought-iron
railing and bronze plaque. Portland stone octagonal shaft with
cross gables, topped with a Celtic cross. Octagonal pedestal
with moulded top, and inscribed octagonal plinth. Octagonal
ashlar base, 3 steps. The memorial is set in a semicircular
paved area bordered at the front by a dwarf wall with
chamfered coping, square end piers, and central steps with
pedestals. At the rear, a railing carrying an inscribed bronze

Listing NGR: SK3063385481

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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