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Latitude: 51.6954 / 51°41'43"N
Longitude: -0.1761 / 0°10'34"W
OS Eastings: 526153
OS Northings: 201200
OS Grid: TL261012
Mapcode National: GBR JBF.Q96
Mapcode Global: VHGPZ.WNR5
Entry Name: The War Memorial, St John's Churchyard
Listing Date: 19 December 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1174621
English Heritage Legacy ID: 164267
Location: Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, EN6
Electoral Ward/Division: Potters Bar Parkfield
Built-Up Area: Potters Bar
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Potters Bar
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 20 SE POTTERS BAR HIGH STREET
5/214 The War Memorial,
19.12.73 St. John's Churchyard
War Memorial. 1920. C.F.A. Voysey. Portland stone. Tall base surmounted
by Free Gothic column and cross. Cornice to pedestal which has a
dedicatory inscription and, on the other 3 sides, the names of war dead
all inscribed in fine gold lettering. Octagonal column with concave
sides and a loosely foliate capital. Diagonal buttresses to pedestal
with finials and flying buttresses to column. Similar flying buttresses
to iron gold painted cross. Re-erected 1973 on a stepped circular base
on the site of the demolished Church of St. John the Baptist. (Pevsner
Listing NGR: TL2615301200
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, 12 January 2017.
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