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Latitude: 53.2582 / 53°15'29"N
Longitude: -1.9137 / 1°54'49"W
OS Eastings: 405851
OS Northings: 373472
OS Grid: SK058734
Mapcode National: GBR HZ2R.GQ
Mapcode Global: WHBBS.KCXJ
Entry Name: War Memorial on the Slopes
Listing Date: 31 January 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1257856
English Heritage Legacy ID: 463368
Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17
District: High Peak
Town: High Peak
District Council Ward: Buxton Central
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Buxton with Burbage and King Sterndale
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK0573SE THE CRESCENT
616-1/4/44 (South side)
War Memorial on The Slopes
War Memorial. c1920. Ashlar with bronze ornaments. Two step
square base with curved front, supports rectangular base with
plinth and projecting curved front bearing bronze inscription,
PRO PATRIA, 1914+1918, 1939+1945. Above tall obelisk with
laurel band and pyramidal cap, bears bronze panels on three
sides, and at the front a bronze figure of a winged angel
holding a sword brandishing a laurel wreath.
Listing NGR: SK0585173472
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.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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