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War Memorial at Junction of Church Street and Wales Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Wales, Rotherham

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193129

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335870

Location: Wales, Rotherham, S26

County: Rotherham

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

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Listing Text

WALES THE SQUARE
SK48SE
(south side)
4/119
War Memorial at
junction of Church
Street and Wales Road

II

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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