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Latitude: 53.8366 / 53°50'11"N
Longitude: -2.48 / 2°28'47"W
OS Eastings: 368510
OS Northings: 437924
OS Grid: SD685379
Mapcode National: GBR CS32.WF
Mapcode Global: WH96G.WT7N
Entry Name: Boer War Memorial on West Side of the Green
Listing Date: 22 November 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1146878
English Heritage Legacy ID: 182886
Location: Aighton, Bailey and Chaigley, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7
District: Ribble Valley
Civil Parish: Aighton, Bailey and Chaigley
Built-Up Area: Hurst Green
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Hurst Green St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD 63 NE AIGHTON, BAILEY & CHAIGLEY AVENUE ROAD
Boer War Memorial on west side
of the green
Boer War memorial, early C20th. Sandstone. Base of square plan with 4 steps,
supporting a Celtic cross with interlace designs on 2 faces and vine scroll
ornament on the sides. A brass plate reads: 'This Cross Commemorates the
services of Frederick Sleight, first Earl Roberts, K.C.V.C. and his
companions in arms, the Soldiers and Sailors of the Empire, who fought in
South Africa 1899 - 1902'.
Listing NGR: SD6851037924
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, 2 February 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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