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War Memorial to East of Cathedral, Durham

Description: War Memorial to East of Cathedral

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110325

OS Grid Reference: NZ2742542137
OS Grid Coordinates: 427425, 542137
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7734, -1.5752

Locality: Durham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 3EW

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SW (West side)

War memorial to
14/273 east of Cathedral


First world war memorial. 1926-8 by C.H. Reilly; pictorial carving by
Tyson Smith. Sandstone ashlar. Tall round column on square base with cross
finial. Column is carved in spirals, resembling the piers of the cathedral;
triangles within the spirals contain low-relief carvings of items of soldiers'
kit and weapons. Base inscribed 1914-1918. Cross of four interlaced bands
enclosing carved cross in low relief.

Listing NGR: NZ2742642137

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Source: English Heritage

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