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Latitude: 52.5648 / 52°33'53"N
Longitude: -1.3475 / 1°20'50"W
OS Eastings: 444329
OS Northings: 296526
OS Grid: SP443965
Mapcode National: GBR 7LT.25G
Mapcode Global: WHDJM.8SLN
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 10 August 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1295064
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188171
Location: Barwell, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, LE9
District: Hinckley and Bosworth
Civil Parish: Barwell
Built-Up Area: Earl Shilton
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Barwell St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SP 49 NW TOWN OF HINCKLEY CHURCH LANE (south
War memorial. Circa 1920 in a neo-Gothic style. Stone with engraved
copper panels. Stone plinth to hexagonal pedestal carrying three
crosses from which grows a canopy of three cusped concave pointed
arches with praying angel figures between, with pinnacles behind.
Hexagonal crocketed spire over with floral finial. Panels carrying
names of the fallen on three sides of pedestal, with pinnacles growing
from the other three sides with tracery panels leading to the centre of
the canopied space.
Listing NGR: SP4432996526
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.