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Latitude: 53.3409 / 53°20'27"N
Longitude: -1.2839 / 1°17'2"W
OS Eastings: 447773
OS Northings: 382908
OS Grid: SK477829
Mapcode National: GBR MYGT.T2
Mapcode Global: WHDDZ.79V3
Entry Name: War Memorial at Junction of Church Street and Wales Road
Listing Date: 15 October 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1193129
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335870
Location: Wales, Rotherham, S26
Civil Parish: Wales
Built-Up Area: Kiveton Park
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Wales St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
WALES THE SQUARE
War Memorial at
junction of Church
Street and Wales Road
War memorial. Mid 1920's. Marble. Square-sectioned pedestal with moulded
plinth and cornice surmounted by well-carved statue of an infantryman in full
battle dress. Inscription dedicates the memorial to the men of the parish lost
in the Great War and adds: "THIS MONUMENT WAS ERECTED BY THE PARISHONERS".
Later inscriptions record the dead of 1939-45 and of later conflicts.
Listing NGR: SK4777382908
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, 31 January 2017.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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