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War Memorial in Ladyhill Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Thornton and Allerton, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8022 / 53°48'7"N

Longitude: -1.8146 / 1°48'52"W

OS Eastings: 412308

OS Northings: 433999

OS Grid: SE123339

Mapcode National: GBR J3G.ZL

Mapcode Global: WHC98.3P5K

Entry Name: War Memorial in Ladyhill Park

Listing Date: 9 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1314350

English Heritage Legacy ID: 336239

Location: Bradford, BD15

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: Thornton and Allerton

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Allerton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

Allerton BD15

War Memorial in Ladyhill Park
SE 1234 26/346


Adjacent to Park gates at intersection with Allerton Road. Unusually good bronze
figure group. Harold Brownsword sculptor, 1922. Madonna like figure supporting
half naked body of dead soldier, Pieta deviation; naked youth balancing group to
left. The figures rise from a rock with the soldier's arms at foot. The whole is
set on an ashlar corniced pedestal.

Listing NGR: SE1230833999

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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