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War Memorial in Churchyard, South Side of Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Alford, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.2615 / 53°15'41"N

Longitude: 0.1807 / 0°10'50"E

OS Eastings: 545555

OS Northings: 376049

OS Grid: TF455760

Mapcode National: GBR YZPQ.XK

Mapcode Global: WHJLL.R980

Plus Code: 9F52756J+H7

Entry Name: War Memorial in Churchyard, South Side of Church

Listing Date: 30 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359977

English Heritage Legacy ID: 195524

ID on this website: 101359977

Location: St Wilfrid's Church, Alford, East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN13

County: Lincolnshire

District: East Lindsey

Civil Parish: Alford

Built-Up Area: Alford

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Alford St Wilfrid

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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War Memorial in churchyard, south side of church


War memorial. By Sir Ninian Comper. 1919. Ashlar. In the
form of a medieval churchyard cross, square base on 3 octagonal
steps, supporting tapering octagonal shaft rising to castellated
top and crucifixion. The faces of base and steps are inscribed
and the west face has a wreath containing the inscription "To the
Men of Alford who gave their lives in the Great War 1914-19".

Listing NGR: TF4555576049

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.

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