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War Memorial, Earl Shilton

Description: War Memorial

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 August 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 188189

OS Grid Reference: SP4637497745
OS Grid Coordinates: 446374, 297745
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5756, -1.3171

Location: Wood Street, Hinckley, Leicestershire LE9 7LQ

Locality: Earl Shilton
Local Authority: Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE9 7LQ

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Listing Text

11/58 Earl Shilton

War Memorial


War memorial. Circa 1920. Pedestal designed by J.W. Worth with
sculpture by A. Smith and inscriptions by E.J. William. Portland
stone. Tall cenotaph with cornices at about half-height and at the
top, all on a low plinth. Panels with inscriptions in
bolection-moulded surrounds below, with volute-brackets above carrying
masks and swags. Upper panels with reliefs of saints. Statue of angel
on top.

Listing NGR: SP4637497745

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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