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War Memorial, Oswaldtwistle

Description: War Memorial

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 183899

OS Grid Reference: SD7405327573
OS Grid Coordinates: 374053, 427573
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7439, -2.3949

Location: 212 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle BB5 3LS

Locality: Oswaldtwistle
Local Authority: Hyndburn Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB5 3LS

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Listing Text


4/96 War Memorial

The item shall be amended to read OSWALDTWISTLE UNION ROAD

War Memorial


SD 72 NW

4/96 War Memorial
- II

War memorial, c.1920. Polished stone with bronze statues. Up 3 steps an
oblong plinth with curved ends carrying a tapered obelisk; mounted in
front of obelisk are statues of a soldier with rifle and bayonet protecting
a fallen comrade, at each side is a rostrum bearing a bronze angel crouching
with a wreath, and the apex is surmounted by a large angel with wings aloft
standing on a globe. Plinth is lettered.

Listing NGR: SD7405327573

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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