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Latitude: 53.6717 / 53°40'18"N
Longitude: -0.0246 / 0°1'28"W
OS Eastings: 530599
OS Northings: 421282
OS Grid: TA305212
Mapcode National: GBR XT8Z.GJ
Mapcode Global: WHHH7.LZJ2
Entry Name: Patrington Haven War Memorial
Listing Date: 12 February 2015
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1424197
Location: Patrington, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU12
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Patrington
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Patrington St Patrick
Church of England Diocese: York
First World War memorial, 1919.
The 5m tall stone memorial comprises a small wheel cross surmounting a cylindrical column on a square plinth, raised on a stepped square base. The plinth features four corner pillars between which recessed panels of a darker stone record the inscriptions:
(west face) TO/ THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF/ THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FIGHTING FOR/ GOD, KING & EMPIRE/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ THEY SHALL LIVE FOR EVERMORE
(south face) SERVED/ GOD, KING & EMPIRE 1914-1919/ (NAMES)
(north face) SERVED/ GOD, KING & EMPIRE/ 1914-1919/ (NAMES)
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, 1 February 2017.
The war memorial, in remembrance of the men of Patrington Haven lost in the First World War, was unveiled on 8 May 1919. Originally, there were railings around the base of the memorial, but these have subsequently been removed.
Patrington Haven War Memorial, which stands outside the Methodist Church in Patrington Haven, is listed at Grade II for the following principal reason:
* Historic interest: as an eloquent witness to the tragic impact of world events on the local community, and the sacrifice it made in the conflicts of the C20.
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