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Description: Boundary Wall and Entrance Gateway to Cemetery, Incorporating War Memorial
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 109185
OS Grid Reference: SY9619481915
OS Grid Coordinates: 396194, 81915
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6369, -2.0552
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CORFE CASTLE EAST STREET (East side)
SY 96 81
Boundary wall and entrance
gateway to Cemetery,
incorporating War Memorial
- II II
Boundary wall and entrance to Cemetery. 1922. Boundary wall of rubble stone, with
stepped gabled coping. Intermediate piers with stepped gabled caps. Low iron
railing in the form of a series of crosses. Entrance gateway of rubble stone
with ashlar dressings, and stone slate roof. Moulded depressed 4-centred arch
in square frame, with hoodmould, and Coats of Arms as stops. Inscription above
this "DO'SET MEN DON'T SHEAME THEIR KIND". Inner arch of rubble stone. Inside
the gateway, on each jamb, an inscribed panel to first and second World Wars.
Listing NGR: SY9619481915
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Source: English Heritage
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