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Saddleworth War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Saddleworth, Oldham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5427 / 53°32'33"N

Longitude: -1.9861 / 1°59'9"W

OS Eastings: 401018

OS Northings: 405120

OS Grid: SE010051

Mapcode National: GBR GWKG.TR

Mapcode Global: WHB9D.G6GX

Entry Name: Saddleworth War Memorial

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163991

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212262

Location: Saddleworth, Oldham, OL3

County: Oldham

Civil Parish: Saddleworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Saddleworth St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SADDLEWORTH POTS AND PANS
SE 00 NW
(north of
Greenfield)
4/240 Saddleworth War
Memorial
II
War memorial. "Erected by the people of Saddleworth 1923".
Architect - C.B. Howcroft, builder C.Winterbottom. Ashlar.
Large obelisk on stylobate with rolls of honour attached to
each side. Carved sword, reeded band and a wreath on each
face of the obelisk. One inscription reads "True love by
life - true love by death is tried. Live thou for England -
we for England died".


Listing NGR: SE0101805120


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, 5 October 2017.

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

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