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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Thanet Villages, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3723 / 51°22'20"N

Longitude: 1.3765 / 1°22'35"E

OS Eastings: 635098

OS Northings: 169105

OS Grid: TR350691

Mapcode National: GBR WZZ.SZD

Mapcode Global: VHLG6.TR1V

Plus Code: 9F3399CG+WH

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 16 January 2003

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1350383

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489952

Location: Salmestone, Thanet, Kent, CT9

County: Kent

Electoral Ward/Division: Thanet Villages

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

878/0/10039 War Memorial, Margate Cemetery


War memorial. Circa 1920. Octagonal shaped stone cross with iron cross superimposed, set on octagonal plinth with two octagonal steps. Inscription on plinth reads "This Cross of Sacrifice was one in design and intention with those which have been set up in France and Belgium and other places throughout the world where our dead of the Great War are laid to rest. Their name liveth for evermore."

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, 30 November 2016.

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

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