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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1025439
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303166
Location: Hetton, Sunderland, DH5
Civil Parish: Hetton
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
NZ34NE HETTON HIGH STREET (south side)
8/10 Easington Lane.
Monument 30 metres west of
junction with Elemore Lane.
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
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