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Latitude: 51.6 / 51°35'59"N
Longitude: -1.1247 / 1°7'28"W
OS Eastings: 460722
OS Northings: 189377
OS Grid: SU607893
Mapcode National: GBR 911.QGL
Mapcode Global: VHCYP.G18S
Entry Name: War Memorial and Surround Approximately 15 Metres North of the Town Hall
Listing Date: 9 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1048500
English Heritage Legacy ID: 249277
Location: Wallingford, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10
District: South Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Wallingford
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
WALLINGFORD MARKET PLACE
SU6089SE (South side) -.-. (South side)
11/114 War Memorial and surround
approx, l5m of The Town
War Memorial. c,1921, with post 1945 inscriptions. Stone: bronze statue. Square
stepped base; square plinth with bronze panels of names to each side. Decorative
frieze to top. Statue of female figure holding wreath, by Geo. Alexander (?).
Shallow stone plinth surround forming 4 flower beds in a circle round the base.
The surround was the former base to the pillar, now in the Bullcroft (q.v.),
which marked the spot where bulls were baited.
(V.C.H.: Berkshire, Vol,III, 1923, p.520).
Listing NGR: SU6072289377
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, 11 January 2017.
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