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War Memorial on Village Green

A Grade II Listed Building in Blennerhasset and Torpenhow, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7618 / 54°45'42"N

Longitude: -3.2785 / 3°16'42"W

OS Eastings: 317831

OS Northings: 541517

OS Grid: NY178415

Mapcode National: GBR 5FKC.0S

Mapcode Global: WH6ZC.MK1V

Entry Name: War Memorial on Village Green

Listing Date: 3 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327237

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72314

Location: Blennerhasset and Torpenhow, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Blennerhasset and Torpenhow

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Binsey Team

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 14 SE BLENNERHASSET & TORPENHOW Blennerhasset

5/9 War Memorial on
village green

II

Market cross now war memorial. Rebuilt plinth with 1920-21 cross by Beattie of
Carlisle. Red sandstone plinth with carved pink granite cross. Stepped plinth
of the original market cross now surmounted by inscribed granite base under tall
cross. Inscription lists men of Baggrow and Blennerhasset who fell in the Great
War and side inscription for World War II. Original cross socket lies nearby.


Listing NGR: NY1783141517


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, 2 February 2017.

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

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