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War Memorial Circa 150 Metres North North West of Church of St Magdelene, Sandringham

Description: War Memorial Circa 150 Metres North North West of Church of St Magdelene

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 222156

OS Grid Reference: TF6906228728
OS Grid Coordinates: 569062, 328728
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8296, 0.5080

Location: Princess's Dr, Sandringham, Norfolk PE35 6EH

Locality: Sandringham
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE35 6EH

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Listing Text

TF 62 NE
2/49 War memorial cl50m
NNW of Church of
St. Mary Magdelene
q.v. 2/47
War memorial 1919. Limestone and carstone; cross with octagonal base. 4
octagonal steps of shell carstone capped with stone, octagonal block
surmounted by low strawberry leaf parapet, the eight sides with blank arches,
seven inscribed with names of Sandringham dead of 1914-18 war, the eighth
with Royal arms in Portland stone and names of 1939-45 war dead. Tapering
shaft above with cross having decorative rays and flames at end of arms.
The top step records that the cross was "... erected by King George V and
Queen Mary to honour the dead of the Officers and men of the Sandringham
Company 5th Battalion Norfolk Regiment and those on the estate who fell in
the Great War ...".

Listing NGR: TF6906228728

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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