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Leicestershire Yeomanry War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Newtown Linford, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6949 / 52°41'41"N

Longitude: -1.2254 / 1°13'31"W

OS Eastings: 452444

OS Northings: 311084

OS Grid: SK524110

Mapcode National: GBR 8LR.306

Mapcode Global: WHDJ3.4JQC

Entry Name: Leicestershire Yeomanry War Memorial

Listing Date: 15 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177287

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189079

Location: Newtown Linford, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE6

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Newtown Linford

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Newtown Linford

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

NEWTOWN LINFORD BRADGATE PARK
SK 51 SW
3/28 Leicestershire
Yeomanry War Memorial
GV II

War Memorial of c1920. Granite chip concrete obelisk of clOm on stepped
plinth. Incorporates cross in design with wreaths on sides. Metal plaques
and regimental crests below. Commemorates fallen of Boer and both World Wars.
Forms a notable landmark group with the Old John Tower nearby.


Listing NGR: SK5244411084


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, 10 August 2017.

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

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