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War Memorial Circa 150 Metres North North West of Church of St Magdelene

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandringham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8296 / 52°49'46"N

Longitude: 0.508 / 0°30'28"E

OS Eastings: 569062

OS Northings: 328728

OS Grid: TF690287

Mapcode National: GBR P47.P7R

Mapcode Global: WHKQ0.S43M

Entry Name: War Memorial Circa 150 Metres North North West of Church of St Magdelene

Listing Date: 2 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077587

English Heritage Legacy ID: 222156

Location: Sandringham, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE35

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Sandringham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Sandringham with West Newton and Appleton

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

SANDRINGHAM SANDRINGHAM
TF 62 NE
2/49 War memorial cl50m
NNW of Church of
St. Mary Magdelene
q.v. 2/47
II
War memorial 1919. Limestone and carstone; cross with octagonal base. 4
octagonal steps of shell carstone capped with stone, octagonal block
surmounted by low strawberry leaf parapet, the eight sides with blank arches,
seven inscribed with names of Sandringham dead of 1914-18 war, the eighth
with Royal arms in Portland stone and names of 1939-45 war dead. Tapering
shaft above with cross having decorative rays and flames at end of arms.
The top step records that the cross was "... erected by King George V and
Queen Mary to honour the dead of the Officers and men of the Sandringham
Company 5th Battalion Norfolk Regiment and those on the estate who fell in
the Great War ...".


Listing NGR: TF6906228728


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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