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Description: The War Memorial, St John's Churchyard
Date Listed: 19 December 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 164267
OS Grid Reference: TL2615301200
OS Grid Coordinates: 526153, 201200
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6954, -0.1761
TL 20 SE POTTERS BAR HIGH STREET
5/214 The War Memorial,
19.12.73 St. John's Churchyard
War Memorial. 1920. C.F.A. Voysey. Portland stone. Tall base surmounted
by Free Gothic column and cross. Cornice to pedestal which has a
dedicatory inscription and, on the other 3 sides, the names of war dead
all inscribed in fine gold lettering. Octagonal column with concave
sides and a loosely foliate capital. Diagonal buttresses to pedestal
with finials and flying buttresses to column. Similar flying buttresses
to iron gold painted cross. Re-erected 1973 on a stepped circular base
on the site of the demolished Church of St. John the Baptist. (Pevsner
Listing NGR: TL2615301200
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Source: English Heritage
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