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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirknewton, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.5657 / 55°33'56"N

Longitude: -2.1352 / 2°8'6"W

OS Eastings: 391571

OS Northings: 630235

OS Grid: NT915302

Mapcode National: GBR F4J2.JN

Mapcode Global: WH9ZG.5CHL

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153789

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237676

Location: Kirknewton, Northumberland, NE71

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Kirknewton

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Kirknewton St Gregory

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NT 93 SW KIRKNEWTON KIRKNEWTON


3/100 War Memorial


II


War memorial c.1919. Ashlar. Base of 2 square steps and 2 larger square
blocks bearing inscriptions. Above a slender tapering shaft with broach-
stopped chamfered edges, a moulded top and foliated cross.

Inscribed on 2nd step: God asked Britain's homes a costly sacrifice and these
ungrudging paid the price.


Listing NGR: NT9157130235

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, 11 July 2017.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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