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War Memorial in Coronation Park, Conisbrough

Description: War Memorial in Coronation Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334803

OS Grid Reference: SK5146098767
OS Grid Coordinates: 451460, 398767
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4831, -1.2260

Location: Low Road, Doncaster DN12 3HH

Locality: Conisbrough
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN12 3HH

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Listing Text

(west side)
4/30 War memorial in
Coronation Park
War memorial. c1920. Sculptors : Tyas and Guest of Swinton. Ashlar
sandstone. 3-step plinth to a stylised, square Doric column surmounted by
life size statue. Column base has re-entrant corners and fasces decoration
round top. Column has bronze plaques on each face recording the names of men
of Conisbrough lost in the Great War. The well-carved statue is of an
infantryman with gun and fixed bayonet (missing) facing to his left in front
of a broken tree stump. Similar memorials by same sculptors exist at
Stainforth Cemetry and at Thorpe Hesley Church of The Holy Trinity

Listing NGR: SK5146098767

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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