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War Memorial, 3.0 Metres North of Midland Bank, Shildon

Description: War Memorial, 3.0 Metres North of Midland Bank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 112193

OS Grid Reference: NZ2282526434
OS Grid Coordinates: 422825, 526434
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6325, -1.6479

Location: Church Street, Shildon, Durham DL4 1AH

Locality: Shildon
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL4 1AH

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Listing Text

(East side)

4/76 War Memorial,
3.0 metres north of
Midland Bank

First and Second World War Memorial. 1920 with statue by Humphries, Jackson
of Manchester. Pink granite plinth, sandstone pedestal with bronze plaques
and bronze statue. Rectangular plinth has moulded top. Tall pedestal has
set-back, hollow-chamfered arrises with broaches and a stepped, battered top.
Front of pedestal has bronze laurel wreath; sides and rear have plaques naming
those who died. Pedestal surmounted by life-sized statue of kneeling World War
I infantryman with fixed bayonet.

Listing NGR: NZ2282526434

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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