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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Walford, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8813 / 51°52'52"N

Longitude: -2.6012 / 2°36'4"W

OS Eastings: 358713

OS Northings: 220472

OS Grid: SO587204

Mapcode National: GBR FQ.RRDH

Mapcode Global: VH86H.VZQ6

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 17 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348842

English Heritage Legacy ID: 155484

Location: Walford, County of Herefordshire, HR9

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Walford

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Walford

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

WALFORD CP

B 4228 (west side)

SO 52 SE
4/72

War Memorial

GV II

War memorial. Circa 1920, by Gilbert Boulton of Cheltenham. Limestone.
Rectangular plan. Moulded plinth rests on base of two steps. Upper part
has hollow-chamfered corners with fleuron decoration. In front is a
statue of St George and the dragon on a semi-octagonal base. Above is
a shield with cross within a wreath, and an inscription: "For King and
Country. To the Glory of God and in memory of the men of Walford who
gave their lives in the Great War 1914 - 1918". The names of the dead
of both wars are inscribed on slate and attached to the front of the
memorial.


Listing NGR: SO5871320472


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, 19 January 2017.

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

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