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Latitude: 52.5724 / 52°34'20"N
Longitude: -1.1797 / 1°10'46"W
OS Eastings: 455689
OS Northings: 297491
OS Grid: SP556974
Mapcode National: GBR 8N5.NL8
Mapcode Global: WHDJP.VLDS
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 30 October 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386065
English Heritage Legacy ID: 471487
Location: Whetstone, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE8
Civil Parish: Whetstone
Built-Up Area: Whetstone
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Whetstone St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SP 59 NE WHETSTONE HIGH STREET
1787/1/10004 War Memorial
Celtic cross in rough-hewn white granite, with sword motif on west side. Inscribed square pedestal, 2 steps, and plinth, 2 steps, in the same material. C1920. Granite plaque and bronze wreath to west. Surrounding planting and brick path enclosed by tubular railing with granite plinth and piers.
Listing NGR: SP 55689 97491
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, 19 January 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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