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Memorial to the Great War, Ramsgate

Description: Memorial to the Great War

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 171886

OS Grid Reference: TR3849264841
OS Grid Coordinates: 638492, 164841
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3326, 1.4223

Location: Madeira Walk, Margate, Kent CT11 8HN

Locality: Ramsgate
Local Authority: Thanet District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT11 8HN

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Listing Text

TR 3864 NW
(north side)
13/253 Memorial to
the Great War
War Memorial. 1920 by Gilbert Bayes. Portland stone. A lifesize nude,
shrouded and holding her head (awakening from the dead?). She sits on a
pedestal placed on a paved platform with a mosaic circle around the base,
with 3 steps down, and backed with a segmental panel inscribed:
The Great War 1914-1918: TO ALL WHO SERVED HONOUR
Signed Gilbert Bayes, 1920, on base of pedestal.

Listing NGR: TR3849264841

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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