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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Angle, Pembrokeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6654 / 51°39'55"N

Longitude: -5.0618 / 5°3'42"W

OS Eastings: 188357

OS Northings: 200734

OS Grid: SM883007

Mapcode National: GBR G5.J4RL

Mapcode Global: VH1S4.6DWM

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 26 January 1996

Last Amended: 26 January 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17162

Building Class: Commemorative

Location: At W side of Angle to Castlemartin road, on headland overlooking Freshwater West Bay.

County: Pembrokeshire

Community: Angle

Community: Angle

Locality: Broomhill Burrows

Traditional County: Pembrokeshire

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History

Memorial to the fallen in the 1914-1918 war, in the form of a Calvary. Coarse, pinkish gritstone.

Exterior

Chamfered square-section shaft and arms of the cross, enlarging towards extremities. Figure of Christ Crucifed with inscription INRI in raised letters on scroll. The cross stands on an octagonal column capped with an enriched late Gothic moulding. Small half-round moulding beneath cap. Half-round moulding and hollow above an octagonal base.
Two large steps, octagonal in plan. The upper step carries inscriptions on three faces in raised lettering of fine quality. The lower step designed as a seat with large rounded moulding at top edge.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a fine design by, or in the style of, John Coates Carter, architect of Penarth.

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