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Bootle War Memorial, including flight of steps and flanking stone tablets

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bootle, Sefton

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Latitude: 53.4445 / 53°26'40"N

Longitude: -2.9883 / 2°59'17"W

OS Eastings: 334452

OS Northings: 394652

OS Grid: SJ344946

Mapcode National: GBR 737.L6

Mapcode Global: WH871.2P86

Plus Code: 9C5VC2V6+RM

Entry Name: Bootle War Memorial, including flight of steps and flanking stone tablets

Listing Date: 17 January 1986

Last Amended: 23 March 2018

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283634

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216422

Location: Sefton, L20

County: Sefton

Electoral Ward/Division: Linacre

Built-Up Area: Bootle

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Bootle Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

SJ 39 SW
(east side)
11/24 War Memorial
south of Balliol
Road junction
Memorial. c.1920 (figures signed M. Manenti). Stone with
bronze panels and figures. 12-sided base on 2 circular
steps has panels inscribed with names between pilasters with
fielded panels; 3 panels break forward. Above this a
triangular, concave sided obelisk supporting a figure of
mother and child. Flanking the obelisk on 3 sides are
figures of soldier, sailor and airman. On west side a
plaque commemorating the Liverpool Escort Force (2nd World
War). The bronze figures are very good; the inclusion of an
airman of this period is rare.

Listing NGR: SJ3445294652

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, 27 January 2017.

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

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