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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9829 / 54°58'58"N

Longitude: -1.7425 / 1°44'33"W

OS Eastings: 416576

OS Northings: 565393

OS Grid: NZ165653

Mapcode National: GBR JB8T.KL

Mapcode Global: WHC3P.60HW

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024979

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304358

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Metropolitan District Ward: Newburn

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newburn

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 16 NE NEWBURN NEWBURN ROAD (north side)
Newburn

7/38 War Memorial

G.V. II


War Memorial. Circa 1919. Rock-faced painted stone plinth on sandstone steps;
bronze plaques; painted stone statue. 2 square steps to tapered plinth; soldier
trailing rifle, mortar and reel of cable behind left leg; wreaths on 2 plaques,
bearing names of dead of Newburn and District in World War 1, on south and west;
plaques removed from north and east. Plaque on steps THEIR NAMES SHALL LIVE FOREVER.


Listing NGR: NZ1657665393


This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 8 February 2017.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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