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Latitude: 53.4566 / 53°27'23"N
Longitude: -1.3735 / 1°22'24"W
OS Eastings: 441698
OS Northings: 395723
OS Grid: SK416957
Mapcode National: GBR LXVG.FM
Mapcode Global: WHDDB.WC4X
Entry Name: Greasbrough War Memorial and Railed Enclosure
Listing Date: 19 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1132741
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335650
Location: Rotherham, S61
Electoral Ward/Division: Wingfield
Built-Up Area: Rotherham
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Greasbrough St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
SK49NW ROTHERHAM CHURCH STREET
War Memorial and
War memorial and railed enclosure. 1925 by James Totty of Rotherham (Rotherham
Advertiser). Ashlar limestone, wrought-iron gates and railings, cast-iron lamp
standards and urns. Small cenotaph in the form of a triumphal arch; garden with
railed enclosure has double gate flanked by lamp standards facing onto Church Street.
Monument has plinth beneath plaques bearing dedications to,and names of,men and
women lost in the 1914-18 and 1939-45 wars. Within arch a vessel with eternal
flame set beneath trabeated opening; swags above arch. Monument flanked by urns
by Yates and Hayward of Rotherham. Scrolled gates; lampstandards with light
fittings in lyre-shaped brackets; plain railings.
Rotherham Advertiser, November 14th, 1925, p14.
Listing NGR: SK4169895723
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, 10 August 2017.
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