British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Saddleworth War Memorial, Saddleworth

Description: Saddleworth War Memorial

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212262

OS Grid Reference: SE0101805120
OS Grid Coordinates: 401018, 405120
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5427, -1.9861

Location: Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 6LQ

Locality: Saddleworth
County: Oldham
Country: England
Postcode: OL3 6LQ

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SE 00 NW
(north of
4/240 Saddleworth War
War memorial. "Erected by the people of Saddleworth 1923".
Architect - C.B. Howcroft, builder C.Winterbottom. Ashlar.
Large obelisk on stylobate with rolls of honour attached to
each side. Carved sword, reeded band and a wreath on each
face of the obelisk. One inscription reads "True love by
life - true love by death is tried. Live thou for England -
we for England died".

Listing NGR: SE0101805120

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.