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Latitude: 53.453 / 53°27'10"N
Longitude: -2.6431 / 2°38'35"W
OS Eastings: 357390
OS Northings: 395328
OS Grid: SJ573953
Mapcode National: GBR 9XZH.KX
Mapcode Global: WH98B.CGMQ
Entry Name: South African War Memorial
Listing Date: 23 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1343247
English Heritage Legacy ID: 216326
Location: St. Helens, WA12
County: St. Helens
Electoral Ward/Division: Earlestown
Built-Up Area: Newton-le-Willows
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside
Church of England Parish: Earlestown St John
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
SJ 59 NE NEWTON-LE-WILLOWS MARKET STREET
5/36 South African
- War Memorial
War memorial to those who fought in the South African War
and those who died in the World Wars, 1904. Grey granite,
part polished, with red granite panels. Battered base with
segmental-headed panels. Base to plinth also has panels.
Plinth has columns to the centres of the sides supporting
decorative blocks. Cornice and weathered cap supporting
stone statue of a soldier of the period. Flanking segmental-
headed panels added to commemorate the 2 World Wars.
Listing NGR: SJ5739095328
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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