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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Earl Shilton, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5756 / 52°34'31"N

Longitude: -1.3171 / 1°19'1"W

OS Eastings: 446376

OS Northings: 297745

OS Grid: SP463977

Mapcode National: GBR 7LN.HTX

Mapcode Global: WHDJM.RJ0C

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 10 August 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180304

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188189

Location: Earl Shilton, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, LE9

County: Leicestershire

District: Hinckley and Bosworth

Civil Parish: Earl Shilton

Built-Up Area: Earl Shilton

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Earl Shilton St Simon and St Jude

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SP 49 NE TOWN OF HINCKLEY WOOD STREET (south
side)
11/58 Earl Shilton

War Memorial

II

War memorial. Circa 1920. Pedestal designed by J.W. Worth with
sculpture by A. Smith and inscriptions by E.J. William. Portland
stone. Tall cenotaph with cornices at about half-height and at the
top, all on a low plinth. Panels with inscriptions in
bolection-moulded surrounds below, with volute-brackets above carrying
masks and swags. Upper panels with reliefs of saints. Statue of angel
on top.


Listing NGR: SP4637697745


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, 20 January 2017.

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

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