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War Memorial

A Grade II* Listed Building in Saltburn-by-the-Sea, Redcar and Cleveland

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Latitude: 54.5809 / 54°34'51"N

Longitude: -0.9725 / 0°58'20"W

OS Eastings: 466512

OS Northings: 521112

OS Grid: NZ665211

Mapcode National: GBR PHNG.8N

Mapcode Global: WHF88.1462

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 26 May 1999

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387499

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475464

Location: Saltburn, Marske and New Marske, Redcar and Cleveland, TS12

County: Redcar and Cleveland

Civil Parish: Saltburn, Marske and New Marske

Built-Up Area: Saltburn-by-the-Sea

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Saltburn Emmanuel

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


SALTBURN, MARSKE AND NEW MARSKE

NZ6621SE GLENSIDE, Saltburn
802-1/11/41 (East side)
War Memorial

GV II*

War memorial to dead of the Great War. 1919; unveiled 14
November 1920. Bronze signed west Reynolds-Stephens 1919.
Granite and bronze. Arts and crafts style. Reddish polished
granite cross, with wide stepped plinth on darker base, has
bronze plaque set in arms and shaft.
Horizontal composition of bronze shows figure of Christ in the
tomb, drapery hanging down into the shaft of the cross, with
remainder of space filled by outstretched wings of angels
stooping over head and feet of figure. Signature at foot of
bronze. Long inscriptions, with names of dead on front and
sides of base, and on lower section `TO THE MEMORY OF THOSE
FROM SALTBURN WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR ENGLAND IN THE GREAT

WAR/ WE HAVE NO GLORY GREAT ENOUGH FOR YOU'. Dates 1914 and
1918 in bronze laurel wreaths on narrow sides of base.
(Wilson CS: The History of Saltburn: Saltburn by Sea: 1983-:
98-99).

Listing NGR: NZ6651221112


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