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War Memorial with Surrounding Railings, Medlar-with-Wesham

Description: War Memorial with Surrounding Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 183612

OS Grid Reference: SD4174932915
OS Grid Coordinates: 341749, 432915
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7893, -2.8856

Location: Garstang Rd S, Wesham, Lancashire PR4 3BQ

Locality: Medlar-with-Wesham
Local Authority: Fylde Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR4 3BQ

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Listing Text

SD 43 SW
junction with WEETON ROAD
9/42 War Memorial with surrounding
- railings

- II

War memorial, early 1920's. Limestone pedestal and statue, iron railings on
sandstone base. Memorial has square plinth, tapered pedestal with recessed
panels, and a moulded cornice, on top of which is a statue of a soldier in a
cap standing with his hands resting on the butt of a rifle with muzzle to the
ground. East panel of pedestal lettered "IN/MEMORY OF/THE/MEDLAR AND
SHALL/LIVE FOR EVER"; other 3 panels lettered with the names. Small elongated
enclosure with rounded ends, simple iron railings each of the long sides
having 3 ornamental panels with heart-shapes at the top. (Victorian iron
gaslamp standard, with altered lantern, inside the enclosure, is not included
in the item).

Listing NGR: SD4174932915

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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