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Boer War Memorial on West Side of the Green, Aighton, Bailey and Chaigley

Description: Boer War Memorial on West Side of the Green

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 182886

OS Grid Reference: SD6851037924
OS Grid Coordinates: 368510, 437924
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8366, -2.4800

Location: Avenue Road, Aighton Bailey and Chaigley, Lancashire BB7 9QF

Locality: Aighton, Bailey and Chaigley
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 9QF

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Listing Text

Hurst Green
Boer War Memorial on west side
of the green


Boer War memorial, early C20th. Sandstone. Base of square plan with 4 steps,
supporting a Celtic cross with interlace designs on 2 faces and vine scroll
ornament on the sides. A brass plate reads: 'This Cross Commemorates the
services of Frederick Sleight, first Earl Roberts, K.C.V.C. and his
companions in arms, the Soldiers and Sailors of the Empire, who fought in
South Africa 1899 - 1902'.

Listing NGR: SD6851037924

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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