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South African War Memorial, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: South African War Memorial

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304624

OS Grid Reference: NZ2481164862
OS Grid Coordinates: 424811, 564862
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9778, -1.6139

Location: Saint Mary's Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RY

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 7RY

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Listing Text

12/11/65 South African War Memorial
(formerly listed in Barras
G.V. II*
War Memorial. Dated and signed T.EYRE MACIKLIN INVT ET SCULPT 1907; inscribed -
Montacutelli. brothers, founders, London, on relief. Sandstone ashlar with bronze
sculpture. Wide octagonal steps to base with bronze shield, pictorial low relief
panel and garlands; large figure at east bearing unfurled flag and clasping tall
octagonal tapered column with inscription commemorating those of the Northumbrian
regiments who died in the South African War, 1899-1902. Heroic-sized winged Victory
on top.

Listing NGR: NZ2481164862

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Source: English Heritage

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