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Monument 30 Metres West of Junction with Elemore Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Hetton, Sunderland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8081 / 54°48'29"N

Longitude: -1.436 / 1°26'9"W

OS Eastings: 436346

OS Northings: 546058

OS Grid: NZ363460

Mapcode National: GBR LDDV.W7

Mapcode Global: WHD5Q.XDBX

Entry Name: Monument 30 Metres West of Junction with Elemore Lane

Listing Date: 15 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025439

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303166

Location: Hetton, Sunderland, DH5

County: Sunderland

Civil Parish: Hetton

Built-Up Area: Hetton-le-Hole

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Hetton-Lyons with Eppleton St Michael and St Nicholas,

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ34NE HETTON HIGH STREET (south side)
8/10 Easington Lane.

Monument 30 metres west of
junction with Elemore Lane.

G.V. II

War memorial. 1920-1921 by J. Coxon for the Lambton and Hetton Colliery Company:
coursed squared whitish sandstone with ashlar dressings; lead roof. Tall 6-
stage column on plinth. Moulded coping to plinth; panels of names of dead in
first stage; second stage has panel with inscription "this memorial unveiled
by Lord Joicey, August 27th, 1921". Third stage has string with pediments;
cornices to upper stages. Clock in moulded surround in fifth stage; louvred
panels in sixth stage; wooden brackets to ogee roof with urn finial. Source:
Sunderland Daily Echo, August 27th, 1921.


Listing NGR: NZ3634646058


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, 7 February 2017.

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