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Lamp Standard and War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Shaftesbury, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.007 / 51°0'25"N

Longitude: -2.2045 / 2°12'16"W

OS Eastings: 385745

OS Northings: 123089

OS Grid: ST857230

Mapcode National: GBR 1XH.TQ0

Mapcode Global: FRA 668G.2ZH

Entry Name: Lamp Standard and War Memorial

Listing Date: 15 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324780

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102067

Location: Shaftesbury, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Shaftesbury

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Shaftesbury and Enmore Green St James

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

1.
1615 THE KNAPP, ENMORE GREEN
(South Side)
Lamp standard and
War Memorial
ST 8523 4/279
II
2.
Lamp standard with memorial tablet in die of plinth, Cast iron. Square
plinth with circular shaft over with coved and octagonal base card bands
of necking. Shaft branches at top into 3; ornate scroll work to side arms.
The memorial tablet records the names of soldiers who had died in the World
War of l914 to 1918. Memorial enclosed by railings [on 3 sides] and wall
to No 22 The Knapp.


Listing NGR: ST8574523089


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 December 2016.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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