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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Chapel-en-le-Frith, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3232 / 53°19'23"N

Longitude: -1.9158 / 1°54'56"W

OS Eastings: 405703

OS Northings: 380701

OS Grid: SK057807

Mapcode National: GBR HZ20.0F

Mapcode Global: WHBBD.JQXQ

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 12 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334803

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82023

Location: Chapel-en-le-Frith, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK23

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Civil Parish: Chapel-en-le-Frith

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Chapel-en-le-Frith St Thomas a Becket

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 05 80 TOWN OF CHAPEL-EN-LE-FRITH MARKET PLACE
8/44 (South Side)
War Memorial
GV II

War memorial. 1919. Gritstone with wrought iron post and chains. Four steps up
to square pier with shallow plinth below and simple coved cornice above. Diagonal
buttress to each corner,to full height of pier, stepped and curved in near top.
Acanthus leaf bracket to tops of buttresses. Sides of pier inscribed with names of
dead. Domed top decorated with acanthus leaves and roundels. Just below, base
with chamfered corners inscribed 'Erected 1919 to record the honoured names of the
men from the Parish of Chapel-en-le-Frith who served in the Great War'. Railings
hung all round on four iron columns made up of wrought iron bars with scroll bases
and tops.


Listing NGR: SK0570380701


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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