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Cross of Sacrifice

A Grade II Listed Building in Hounslow, London

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Latitude: 51.4836 / 51°29'1"N

Longitude: -0.2538 / 0°15'13"W

OS Eastings: 521349

OS Northings: 177521

OS Grid: TQ213775

Mapcode National: GBR 9N.6P4

Mapcode Global: VHGQX.KZ60

Plus Code: 9C3XFPMW+FF

Entry Name: Cross of Sacrifice

Listing Date: 20 July 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387506

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475471

Location: Chiswick Homefields, Hounslow, London, W4

County: London

District: Hounslow

Electoral Ward/Division: Chiswick Homefields

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Hounslow

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Nicholas Chiswick

Church of England Diocese: London

Tagged with: War memorial Cross of Sacrifice

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 12/08/2020

TQ 2177

Chiswick Cemetery
Cross of Sacrifice

First World War memorial. By Sir Reginald Blomfield. Portland stone. Octagonal rusticated base on which stands octagonal dressed stone plinth. Socket stone inscribed: This Cross-of-Sacrifice is 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'. Octagonal Latin cross with attached bronze sword. Half-octagonal dwarf wall to north-east inscribed with the names of 22 casualties buried here.

Listing NGR: TQ2134977521

This List entry has been amended to add the source for War Memorials Online. This source was not used in the compilation of this List entry but is added here as a guide for further reading, 16 February 2017.

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