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Latitude: 53.7132 / 53°42'47"N
Longitude: -1.6348 / 1°38'5"W
OS Eastings: 424201
OS Northings: 424144
OS Grid: SE242241
Mapcode National: GBR KT0H.WN
Mapcode Global: WHC9Q.VXQS
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 13 January 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134639
English Heritage Legacy ID: 340913
Location: Kirklees, WF17
Electoral Ward/Division: Batley East
Built-Up Area: Batley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Batley All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 22 SW BATLEY MB CAMBRIDGE STREET
4/9 War Memorial
First World War Memorial. 1923. Slightly larger than life bronze
figure of Infantryman with rifle, on square stone column on square
base with cornice. Column is inscribed:
THE MEN OF THIS TOWN
IN THE GREAT WAR
IN THE WORLD WAR
Circular boundary wall with 4 iron gates and iron railings. 12 bronze
plaques with the names of those who fell. Two further plaques inscribed
with Roll of Honour for 1939-1945 war and post war campaigns.
Listing NGR: SE2420124144
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, 31 January 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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