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War Memorial on South Side of Road Outside Number 270, Grimsargh

Description: War Memorial on South Side of Road Outside Number 270

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185932

OS Grid Reference: SD5827033419
OS Grid Coordinates: 358270, 433419
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7954, -2.6350

Location: Longridge Road, Grimsargh, Lancashire PR2 5SA

Locality: Grimsargh
Local Authority: Preston City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR2 5SA

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Listing Text


8/85 War Memorial on south
side of road outside
No. 270


War memorial cross on pedestal which may be late medieval. Sandstone.
C.3 metres high. Cross of punched stone mounted on slightly tapered cubic
pedestal, the face of which has an inset metal plate lettered (in raised
capitals). "This cross was restored by the inhabitants of Grimsargh and
District in Memory of local sailors and soldiers who fell in the Great War
1914 - 1919" followed by 15 names. (Neighbouring farm known as Three Mile
Cross Farm).

Listing NGR: SD5827033419

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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