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Latitude: 50.6368 / 50°38'12"N
Longitude: -4.3607 / 4°21'38"W
OS Eastings: 233161
OS Northings: 84561
OS Grid: SX331845
Mapcode National: GBR NL.97Q3
Mapcode Global: FRA 17RD.8YP
Entry Name: Launceston War Memorial
Listing Date: 13 September 1972
Last Amended: 7 June 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1052240
English Heritage Legacy ID: 370129
Location: Launceston, Cornwall, PL15
Civil Parish: Launceston
Built-Up Area: Launceston
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Launceston
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX32843384 THE SQUARE
660-1/4/176 Launceston War Memorial
(Formerly Listed as:
Launceston War Memorial to 1st World
1st World War memorial. 1921. Granite ashlar in the style of a
market cross or lantern. Octagonal plan. Gothic style. 6 steps
to base, plain ashlar plinth with weathered copings;
buttressed stage above with inset inscribed panels, then an
open stage with traceried lights, a moulded cornice, buttress
finials and radiating ribs up to central cross.
Listing NGR: SX3316084560
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, 13 December 2016.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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