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War Memorial (CENOTAPH)

A Grade II Listed Building in Flint, Flintshire

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Latitude: 53.2479 / 53°14'52"N

Longitude: -3.1363 / 3°8'10"W

OS Eastings: 324278

OS Northings: 372920

OS Grid: SJ242729

Mapcode National: GBR 6ZJW.TF

Mapcode Global: WH76S.SMQG

Plus Code: 9C5R6VX7+5F

Entry Name: War Memorial (CENOTAPH)

Listing Date: 11 September 1995

Last Amended: 11 September 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16404

Building Class: Commemorative

Location: Outside main entrance of Council offices (relocated from Trelawney Square).

County: Flintshire

Community: Flint (Y Fflint)

Community: Flint

Built-Up Area: Flint

Traditional County: Flintshire

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Early 1920s. Portland stone war memorial following style of Lutyens' Cenotaph. Architect W B Edwards. Tomb chest set on tall pylon based on plinth. Slate panels to ends inscribed with names of fallen 1914-18, 1939-45, and Gulf War, 1991; to sides roundels with Flint arms, and Welsh dragon, and inscriptions.

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  • II Palace Social Club (former Plaza Cinema)
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  • II St Mary Church
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  • II 34
    On corner of lane through to Feathers Street.
  • II Town Hall
    At E end of Church Street; near station.
  • II Railway Goods Shed
    Situated in former goods yard (now car park), immediately to SE of Flint Railway Station.
  • II Flint Railway Station
    At E end of Lower Sydney Street. Station Buildings on South Platform
  • II Unit 2
    On the south side of an access road leading off from Evans Street immediately to the north of the main north coast railway line.

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