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Radcliffe War Memorial 15 Metres West of Clock Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Amble By the Sea, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.3348 / 55°20'5"N

Longitude: -1.5815 / 1°34'53"W

OS Eastings: 426646

OS Northings: 604602

OS Grid: NU266046

Mapcode National: GBR K6DR.DG

Mapcode Global: WHC20.P53M

Entry Name: Radcliffe War Memorial 15 Metres West of Clock Tower

Listing Date: 15 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154050

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236726

Location: Amble By the Sea, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Amble by the Sea

Built-Up Area: Amble

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Amble

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

AMBLE QUEEN STREET
NU 2604
(South side)
13/58 Radcliffe War
Memorial 15 metres
west of Clock Tower
GV II

World War I Memorial. Ashlar with white marble panel. Rectangular plan.
Two-stepped base carries upright with moulded plinth and inscribed panel
'IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF RADCLIFFE WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918' in
moulded surround, with names and World War II plaque below; flanking columns
on square bases, set diagonally, carry moulded cornice and blocking course
with raised centre-piece carved with wreath.

Radcliffe was a pit village 2 km. south of Amble; demolished in advance of
open-cast mining in 1971 when the war memorial was moved here and the Radcliffe
community transplanted en bloc to new estates in Amble.


Listing NGR: NU2664604602


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, 8 February 2017.

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

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