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War Memorial at North East Corner of Town Hall Square, Leicester

Description: War Memorial at North East Corner of Town Hall Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 188820

OS Grid Reference: SK5881604377
OS Grid Coordinates: 458816, 304377
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6340, -1.1324

Location: Every Street, Leicester LE1 9BG

Locality: Leicester
County: Leicester
Country: England
Postcode: LE1 9BG

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Listing Text

War Memorial at North
East corner of Town Hall
SK 5804 SE 3/343 Square
Early C20. Boar War memorial. Sculptor Crosland McClure. Consisting
of low granite wall with bronze plaques of list of the dead, central squat
pedestal with bronze kneeling angel in flowing robes holding sword and
olive branch. At each end there is a slightly lower pedestal with partly
robed bronze female figures.

The Town Hall, Pickfords, Fountain and War Memorial rear elevations of
Nos 7, 9 and 11 Granby Street and Horsefair Street and all listed buildings
in Bishop Street form a group. (Pickfords is a building of local interest).

Listing NGR: SK5881604377

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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