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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Old Bolsover, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2293 / 53°13'45"N

Longitude: -1.2924 / 1°17'32"W

OS Eastings: 447332

OS Northings: 370483

OS Grid: SK473704

Mapcode National: GBR 7BR.J33

Mapcode Global: WHDFK.33V6

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 23 March 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187012

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79242

Location: Old Bolsover, Bolsover, Derbyshire, S44

County: Derbyshire

District: Bolsover

Civil Parish: Old Bolsover

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Bolsover St Mary and St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 4771 TOWN OF OLD BOLSOVER MARKET PLACE
16/72
War Memorial
GV II

War memorial. c1918 by Sir Reginald Blomfield. One of a standard design by the
War Graves Commission. Portland stone ashlar. Octagonal. Two shallow steps up to
a two tier plinth, surmounted by the base with attached metal plaques inscribed
with the names of the men of Bolsover killed in the two World Wars. Surmounted
by the cross with polygonal shaft and cross-piece. Bronze sword on the north
face. Included for group value only. Sources: 'Sir Reginald Blomfield' by Richard
A. Fellows, pp 104-105.


Listing NGR: SK4733270483


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.

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