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Latitude: 51.8191 / 51°49'8"N
Longitude: -1.0521 / 1°3'7"W
OS Eastings: 465436
OS Northings: 213815
OS Grid: SP654138
Mapcode National: GBR 9ZR.YN3
Mapcode Global: VHCXK.QJ5S
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 20 March 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1246940
English Heritage Legacy ID: 486906
Location: Brill, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP18
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Brill
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Brill
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 6513 War Memorial
War Memorial, c. 1920. Portland stone. Cusped cross with crocket finials on tapered column of octagonal shaft with brattishing at capital. Octagonal plinth on stone step set on base of octagonal tiered concrete steps of 3 risers. Plinth with carved inscription on one face: 'JESUS SAID, GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT HE LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS'. Carved names of World War I dead in flanking faces. Opposite side of plinth with later brass plaques on three faces: 'TO COMMEMORATE THE MEN FROM BRILL WHO DIED IN TWO WORLD WARS.' with names of the dead in flanking plaques. Sited in village green enclosed by stone bollards linked with chain.
Listing NGR: SP6543613815
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, 11 January 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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