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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Harrow, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5972 / 51°35'49"N

Longitude: -0.3359 / 0°20'9"W

OS Eastings: 515358

OS Northings: 190016

OS Grid: TQ153900

Mapcode National: GBR 62.3YS

Mapcode Global: VHGQH.438X

Plus Code: 9C3XHMW7+VJ

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 29 August 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1389404

English Heritage Legacy ID: 488063

Location: Harrow, London, HA3

County: London

District: Harrow

Electoral Ward/Division: Wealdstone

Built-Up Area: Harrow

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Holy Trinity, Wealdstone

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


1157/0/10040 HIGH STREET
29-AUG-01 Wealdstone
War Memorial

II

War Memorial. By Herbert Walker (d.1950), borough surveyor, for Wealdstone Urban District Council, 1923. Red brick with stone dressings, copper-sheathed spire, wrought iron weather vane. Inscription panels of marble with lead letters listing the names of the fallen to three sides; low entrance to fourth side. Clock face on each side above cruciform window openings, set between pinnacles at corners; eight-sided low spire with weather vane above. HISTORY: Unveiled by Liet-Gen. Ironside with Oswald Mosley MP on 11 November 1923 in memory of the 250 men of Wealdstone who died in the Great War. It sustained bomb damage in August 1940. See Harrow Observer, 24 August and 23 November 1923.


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