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Latitude: 53.2548 / 53°15'17"N
Longitude: -1.7469 / 1°44'48"W
OS Eastings: 416981
OS Northings: 373114
OS Grid: SK169731
Mapcode National: GBR JZ7S.LZ
Mapcode Global: WHCD0.4GD5
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 22 March 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1158755
English Heritage Legacy ID: 80959
Location: Litton, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, SK17
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Litton
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Tideswell St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 17 SE PARISH OF LITTON CRESSBROOK UPPER LANE
3/47 (North Side)
War memorial, c1920 by Boden of Matlock. Rubble limestone with gritstone dressings.
Set into the hillside with rubblestone retaining walls, to the road capped by obelisks,
to the sides and rear capped by railings. Steps up from the road. In the middle of
the enclosure the memorial itself is a gritstone tapering pier on a pedestal base.
Inscribed 1914 1919 within a wreath, and Sacred / to the memory of the / Men of
Cressbrook / who fell in the Great War. The names of those who died inscribed on
the base and sides. Listed for group value only.
Listing NGR: SK1698173114
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, 25 January 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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