History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Clerkenwell, London

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.5281 / 51°31'41"N

Longitude: -0.1068 / 0°6'24"W

OS Eastings: 531427

OS Northings: 182716

OS Grid: TQ314827

Mapcode National: GBR N6.5D

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.3VDG

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 26 September 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1389293

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487928

Location: Islington, London, EC1R

County: London

District: Islington

Electoral Ward/Division: Clerkenwell

Built-Up Area: Islington

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Clerkenwell St Mark

Church of England Diocese: London

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

635-1/68/10116 War Memorial


War memorial. 1921, designed by Thomas Rudge. It comprises a bronze Angel of Victory holding a wreath in outstretched hand, standing on the upper part of a globe. This is mounted on a square tapering granite plinth with moulded cornice and base with four bronze plaques depicting the Finsbury Rifles attacking Gaza. Two steps.

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, 16 February 2017.

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.