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War Memorial, Eriswell

Description: War Memorial

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 275823

OS Grid Reference: TL7880177624
OS Grid Coordinates: 578801, 277624
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3675, 0.6248

Location: A11, Elveden, Suffolk IP27 9BN

Locality: Eriswell
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP27 9BN

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Listing Text


7/14 War Memorial

- II

Monument, c.1920. A war memorial to the dead of the 3 parishes of Eriswell,
Icklingham and Elveden (whose boundaries meet at this point), who died in the
Great War, 1914-1919. A Corinthian column, about 30 metres high and
surmounted by an urn. The lofty square moulded base contains a door in the
north face giving access to a newel stair which rises the full height of the
monument. On 3 faces are plaques bearing the names of the dead from each of
the respective parishes; added to each is a further plaque with names of those
who died in the war of 1939-1945.

Listing NGR: TL7880177624

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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