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Description: War Memorial Garden Terrace
Date Listed: 30 September 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 229590
OS Grid Reference: TG2291008511
OS Grid Coordinates: 622910, 308511
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6286, 1.2923
TG 2208 NE,TG 2208 SE ST. PETER'S STREET
30.9.83 War Memorial Garden Terrace
Memorial Gardens. Dated 1938 on flagpole base, war memorial by
Lutyens, 1927. C. H. James and S. R. Pierce. Stepped, sloping
terraced site parallel to the principal facade of the City Hall and
orientated towards the market square. 7 lamp-posts with bell lights
and one later C20 replacement occurring at regular intervals either
side of the central memorial and coinciding with the steps accommodating
the sloping site. The lights and flower tubs are on a small plinth
behind paving. Metal railing on front of paving to market square side
with a slight segmental projection opposite the memorial. 2 corner
flagpoles with bronze bases depicting peace and plenty figures in
shallow relief. Steps down to the market square at the southern end.
The Lutyens memorial was originally placed at the east end of the
Listing NGR: TG2291008511
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Source: English Heritage
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