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Latitude: 52.5413 / 52°32'28"N
Longitude: -1.3692 / 1°22'9"W
OS Eastings: 442878
OS Northings: 293906
OS Grid: SP428939
Mapcode National: GBR 7LZ.NN5
Mapcode Global: VHCSX.7D05
Entry Name: War Memorial Wall
Listing Date: 10 August 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074225
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188158
Location: Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, LE10
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
SP 4293 NE TOWN OF HINCKLEY THE CASTLE, Argent's
War Memorial Wall
War Memorial. Circa 1920. Stone wall with lower balustrade topped
wings. Central entablatured wall on bolection moulded base reached by
a wide flight of steps. Row of panels with central inscribed stone
cross flanked by copper panels recording the names of the fallen in the
Great War. Band below inscribed with 'THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO GAVE
THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR'. Inscription 'THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVER
MORE' in frieze above. Copper panels at foot of wall recording names
of those who died in the Second World War. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SP4287893906
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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