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Latitude: 53.4831 / 53°28'59"N
Longitude: -1.226 / 1°13'33"W
OS Eastings: 451460
OS Northings: 398767
OS Grid: SK514987
Mapcode National: GBR MXW5.C3
Mapcode Global: WHDD7.4QG4
Entry Name: War Memorial in Coronation Park
Listing Date: 26 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1286420
English Heritage Legacy ID: 334803
Location: Doncaster, DN12
Electoral Ward/Division: Conisbrough
Built-Up Area: Conisbrough
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Conisbrough St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
LOW ROAD(west side)War memorial in Coronation Park
War memorial.C1920.Sculptors:Tyas and Guest of Swinton.Ashlar sandstone.Three-step plinth to a stylised,square Doric column surmounted by life size statue.Column base has re-entrant corners and fasces decoration round top.Column has bronze plaques on each face recording the names of men of Conisbrough lost in the Great War.The well-carved statue is of an infantryman with gun and fixed bayonet(missing)facing to his left in front of a broken tree stump.Similar memorials by same sculptors exist at Stainforth Cemetery and at Thorpe Hesley Church of The Holy Trinity(Rotherham).
Listing NGR: SK5146098767
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, 5 October 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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