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Latitude: 54.7633 / 54°45'47"N
Longitude: -1.3877 / 1°23'15"W
OS Eastings: 439497
OS Northings: 541096
OS Grid: NZ394410
Mapcode National: GBR LFRC.C9
Mapcode Global: WHD5Y.NJDS
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 11 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323086
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109448
Location: Shotton, County Durham, DH6
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Shotton
Built-Up Area: Shotton Colliery
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Shotton
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ 34 SE SHOTTON FRONT STREET
1/36 War Memorial
First World War Memorial. 1920. White marble monument with 4 bronze plaques.
Life-sized statue of First World War Infantryman on pedestal with slightly-
battered sides, each with raised plaque. Front plaque, above carved wreath,
inscribed: ERECTED 1920 BY THE PARISHIONERS AND FEDERATED WORKMEN OF SHOTTON
COLLIERY TO THE MEMORY OF THE 152 MEN WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919.
Remaining plaques name those who died in the First and Second World Wars.
Listing NGR: NZ3949741096
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, 7 February 2017.