Description: War Memorial and Dwarf Walls, Steps and Piers Surrounding
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 303428
OS Grid Reference: NZ3540372800
OS Grid Coordinates: 435403, 572800
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0484, -1.4474
WHITLEY BAY THE LINKS (east side, off
NZ 37 SE
5/179 War Memorial and dwarf walls,
steps and piers surrounding.
War Memorial. Circa 1919. Granite memorial with bronze decoration and plaques;
granite piers. Tall tapered square column. Bronze wreath decoration beneath
Scotia-moulded and banded coping. 3 bronze plaques on projecting panels on each
face of base bear names of dead of both world wars and commemorate building of
memorial paid for by £7,000 public subscription and £1,000 from local authority
funds; 90% of endowment fund for dependants of dead. Dwarf walls and
semi-circular steps; flat-coped circular walls on east and west and 3 steps
on north and south; low square piers flank steps. 20 tapered square piers in
outer circle formerly held chain.
Listing NGR: NZ3540472800
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