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Latitude: 54.7739 / 54°46'26"N
Longitude: -1.5771 / 1°34'37"W
OS Eastings: 427301
OS Northings: 542196
OS Grid: NZ273421
Mapcode National: GBR KFF7.CG
Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.R85K
Entry Name: Durham Light Infantry South African War Memorial
Listing Date: 10 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121380
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110402
Location: County Durham, DH1
County: County Durham
Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate
Built-Up Area: Durham
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE PALACE GREEN
NZ 2742 SW (West side, off)
14/346 D.L.I. South African
South African War memorial. Dated 1905. Sandstone ashlar. Celtic style.
Very tall cross with boss stands on square step and is decorated with entwined
oak leaves containing low-relief carvings of scenes from the war; inscription
commemorates those who died of wounds or disease or were killed in action,
1899-1902. Names of dead inscribed on base. Chamfered dwarf wall encloses
Listing NGR: NZ2730142195
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, 7 February 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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