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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Glossop, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.4437 / 53°26'37"N

Longitude: -1.9499 / 1°56'59"W

OS Eastings: 403423

OS Northings: 394108

OS Grid: SK034941

Mapcode National: GBR GXTM.N7

Mapcode Global: WHB9T.0PRT

Plus Code: 9C5WC3V2+F2

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 22 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384285

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484719

Location: Howard Town, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK13

County: Derbyshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Howard Town

Built-Up Area: Glossop

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Whitfield St James

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


921-1/10/38 War Memorial


War memorial. c1920. Sculpture by Vernon March. Ashlar stone
and bronze. Square base of 5 steps supports tall rectangular
plinth with swept and battered sides, those to east and west
topped with bronze laurel wreaths. Main front has top
inscription, "PRO PATRIA". Each front has brass plates
inscribed with the names of those from Glossop who lost their
lives in both World Wars. Above exuberant bronze sculpture of
winged Victory standing on a globe.

Listing NGR: SK0342394108

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, 25 January 2017.

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

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