History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Memorial to the Great War

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsgate, Kent

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3326 / 51°19'57"N

Longitude: 1.4223 / 1°25'20"E

OS Eastings: 638492

OS Northings: 164841

OS Grid: TR384648

Mapcode National: GBR X0M.DF5

Mapcode Global: VHMCW.LRSS

Entry Name: Memorial to the Great War

Listing Date: 4 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085348

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171886

Location: Ramsgate, Thanet, Kent, CT11

County: Kent

District: Thanet

Civil Parish: Ramsgate

Built-Up Area: Ramsgate

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Find accommodation in
Ramsgate

Listing Text


RAMSGATE MADEIRA WALK
TR 3864 NW
(north side)
13/253 Memorial to
the Great War
GV II
War Memorial. 1920 by Gilbert Bayes. Portland stone. A lifesize nude,
shrouded and holding her head (awakening from the dead?). She sits on a
pedestal placed on a paved platform with a mosaic circle around the base,
with 3 steps down, and backed with a segmental panel inscribed:
The Great War 1914-1918: TO ALL WHO SERVED HONOUR
Signed Gilbert Bayes, 1920, on base of pedestal.

Listing NGR: TR3849264841


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, 30 November 2016.

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.