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Description: Radcliffe War Memorial 15 Metres West of Clock Tower
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236726
OS Grid Reference: NU2664604602
OS Grid Coordinates: 426646, 604602
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3348, -1.5815
AMBLE QUEEN STREET
13/58 Radcliffe War
Memorial 15 metres
west of Clock Tower
World War I Memorial. Ashlar with white marble panel. Rectangular plan.
Two-stepped base carries upright with moulded plinth and inscribed panel
'IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF RADCLIFFE WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918' in
moulded surround, with names and World War II plaque below; flanking columns
on square bases, set diagonally, carry moulded cornice and blocking course
with raised centre-piece carved with wreath.
Radcliffe was a pit village 2 km. south of Amble; demolished in advance of
open-cast mining in 1971 when the war memorial was moved here and the Radcliffe
community transplanted en bloc to new estates in Amble.
Listing NGR: NU2664604602
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Source: English Heritage
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