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War Memorial South of Balliol Road Junction, Bootle

Description: War Memorial South of Balliol Road Junction

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 216422

OS Grid Reference: SJ3445294652
OS Grid Coordinates: 334452, 394652
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4445, -2.9883

Location: Stanley Road, Southport, Sefton L20 7EW

Locality: Bootle
County: Sefton
Country: England
Postcode: L20 7EW

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Listing Text

SJ 39 SW
(east side)
11/24 War Memorial
south of Balliol
Road junction
Memorial. c.1920 (figures signed M. Manenti). Stone with
bronze panels and figures. 12-sided base on 2 circular
steps has panels inscribed with names between pilasters with
fielded panels; 3 panels break forward. Above this a
triangular, concave sided obelisk supporting a figure of
mother and child. Flanking the obelisk on 3 sides are
figures of soldier, sailor and airman. On west side a
plaque commemorating the Liverpool Escort Force (2nd World
War). The bronze figures are very good; the inclusion of an
airman of this period is rare.

Listing NGR: SJ3445294652

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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