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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Hinckley Castle, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5412 / 52°32'28"N

Longitude: -1.3692 / 1°22'9"W

OS Eastings: 442880

OS Northings: 293892

OS Grid: SP428938

Mapcode National: GBR 7LZ.NN6

Mapcode Global: VHCSX.7D18

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 10 August 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074224

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188157

Location: Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, LE10

County: Leicestershire

District: Hinckley and Bosworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Hinckley Castle

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Hinckley

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Hinkley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SP 4293 NE TOWN OF HINCKLEY THE CASTLE, Angent's
Mead Walk
16/28
War Memorial

GV II

War Memorial. Circa 1920. Stone with copper statue. Octagonal shaft
on 3 steps with moulded base and inscription 'TO KEEP IN MIND THOSE
FROM THIS PLACE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR, 1914 - 1919',
below bulbous band with inscribed strapwork frieze carrying octagonal
corniced base to sculpture of an angel representing peace. 4 tall
antae flank this pedestal up to cornice height.


Listing NGR: SP4288093892


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, 20 January 2017.

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

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