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Latitude: 54.6533 / 54°39'11"N
Longitude: -1.4494 / 1°26'57"W
OS Eastings: 435619
OS Northings: 528827
OS Grid: NZ356288
Mapcode National: GBR LG9M.ZQ
Mapcode Global: WHD6H.P9ZK
Entry Name: War Memorial, 40 Metres West of Church of St Edmund
Listing Date: 24 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121484
English Heritage Legacy ID: 112152
Location: Sedgefield, County Durham, TS21
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Sedgefield
Built-Up Area: Sedgefield
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Upper Skerne
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ 3528 SEDGEFIELD FRONT STREET
(South side, off)
13/39 War Memorial, 40 metres
west of Church of St.
First World War memorial. 1920. Sandstone with green slate plaques. Square-
plan pedestal on double-chamferered, stepped base supports low octagonal section
with brattished top, corner broaches and raised, central shield. Tapering,
octagonal shaft above has similar brattished cap and is surmounted by shaped
cross. Front plaque, set into pedestal, names victims of First and Second World
Wars; smaller rear plaque (facing church) inscribed: PASS NOT THIS STONE IN
SORROW BUT IN PRIDE, AND MAY YOU LIVE AS NOBLY AS THEY DIED. LORD GRANT THEM
Listing NGR: NZ3561928826
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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