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Latitude: 51.8996 / 51°53'58"N
Longitude: -2.077 / 2°4'37"W
OS Eastings: 394800
OS Northings: 222340
OS Grid: SO948223
Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.XBV
Mapcode Global: VH947.YJB4
Entry Name: Boer War Memorial Approximately 10 Metres East of Number 47
Listing Date: 14 December 1983
Last Amended: 26 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387633
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475619
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50
Electoral Ward/Division: Lansdown
Built-Up Area: Cheltenham
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Cheltenham, St Mary with St Matthew
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
630-1/13/761 (North West side)
14/12/83 Boer War Memorial approximately 10
metres east of No.47
(Formerly Listed as:
(North West side)
Boer War Memorial about 80 yds NE of
main entrance to Municipal Offices)
War memorial. Erected 1907. Bronze statue of soldier in pith
helmet with downcast gaze and reversed rifle. High stone
plinth with names and explanatory material in panels and on
steps. Statue carved by RL Boulton and Sons of Cheltenham and
cast by AB Burton of Thames Ditton.
The Promenade was laid out in 1818 as a tree-lined avenue
connecting the Colonnade in the High Street to the Sherbourne
Spa (on the site of the Queen's Hotel (qv)).
(The Buildings of England: Verey D: Gloucestershire: The Vale
and The Forest of Dean: London: 1970-: 146).
Listing NGR: SO9479922340
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