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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in West Bromwich, Sandwell

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Latitude: 52.5213 / 52°31'16"N

Longitude: -1.9849 / 1°59'5"W

OS Eastings: 401121

OS Northings: 291492

OS Grid: SP011914

Mapcode National: GBR 2DT.M2

Mapcode Global: VH9YN.KW0J

Plus Code: 9C4WG2C8+G2

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 29 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219281

Location: Sandwell, B71

County: Sandwell

Electoral Ward/Division: West Bromwich Central

Built-Up Area: West Bromwich

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: West Bromwich St Philip

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SP 09 SW
West Bromwich
5/72 War Memorial


War memorial. Circa 1920. Limestone and bronze. Of rectangular plan,
tapering above base with moulded offset. Cornice swept upwards above
central moulded recess with wreath, swag, and inscription; "IN MEMORY
OF THE GLORIOUS DEAD". Below, one of the ashlar blocks is inscribed:
"THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE". The memorial is surmounted by a winged
female figure in bronze.

Listing NGR: SP0112191492

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, 18 January 2017.

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

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