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Latitude: 52.5539 / 52°33'14"N
Longitude: -2.0164 / 2°0'58"W
OS Eastings: 398986
OS Northings: 295119
OS Grid: SO989951
Mapcode National: GBR 25F.RC
Mapcode Global: VH9YN.02CH
Entry Name: Central Memorial in Memorial Gardens
Listing Date: 29 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1342660
English Heritage Legacy ID: 219385
Location: Sandwell, WS10
Electoral Ward/Division: Wednesbury North
Built-Up Area: Wednesbury
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands
Church of England Parish: Wednesbury St Bartholomew
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SANDWELL MB WALSALL STREET/HOLLIES DRIVE
SO 9895 SE
11/164 Central memorial in
War memorial. 1926 by Bateman of Birmingham. Limestone. Square plan, with
diagonal volutes at corners terminating with lions' heads below cornice. On
each side the cornice rises to form an open segmental pediment containing a
shell motif, above a panel with moulded borders. Upper part treated as obelisk,
with cross carved on each side. (BoE, p 300).
Listing NGR: SO9898695119
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, 18 January 2017.
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