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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1154050
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236726
Location: Amble By the Sea, Northumberland, NE65
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
AMBLE QUEEN STREET
13/58 Radcliffe War
Memorial 15 metres
west of Clock Tower
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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