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Latitude: 51.8131 / 51°48'47"N
Longitude: -2.7112 / 2°42'40"W
OS Eastings: 351069
OS Northings: 212955
OS Grid: SO510129
Mapcode National: GBR FL.WVH8
Mapcode Global: VH86T.YPKG
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 10 August 2005
Last Amended: 10 August 2005
Source ID: 85239
Building Class: Commemorative
Location: Within a railed, grassy enclosure in the centre of St. James's Square. The memorial faces NE.
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
The Memorial was erected in 1921, designed by Reginald Harding and carved by W Clarke of Llandaff. There are contemporary metal railings surrounding the grassed enclosure.
Granite, Portland stone and bronze. Plinth of square granite step on granite base. Two rock faced Portland stone steps carry a diminishing rock faced cenotaph, which carries bronze plaques with the names of the fallen on the front face. The whole is crowned by a statue of an 'at ease' infantryman in field-dress and steel helmet.
Included for its special historic interest as a war memorial close to Monmouth town centre.
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