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War Memorial, Hyde

Description: War Memorial

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212495

OS Grid Reference: SJ9602193556
OS Grid Coordinates: 396021, 393556
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4388, -2.0613

Location: 40 Higham Lane, Hyde SK14 5LR

Locality: Hyde
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: SK14 5LR

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Listing Text

SJ 96359350
7/37 War Memorial

- II

War Memorial. c.1920. Granite with iron railings.
Obelisk. Banded rustication and inscription on base which
reads "They willingly left the unachieved purpose of their
lives in order that all life should not be wrenched from its
purpose". Plaque to rear commemorates the 1939-45 war.
Bronze coat of arms. Plain railings with corner wreaths.
The memorial is set on a hill overlooking Hyde.

Listing NGR: SJ9602193556

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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