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Royal Tank Regiment War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9781 / 54°58'41"N

Longitude: -1.6131 / 1°36'47"W

OS Eastings: 424858

OS Northings: 564896

OS Grid: NZ248648

Mapcode National: GBR SPB.1J

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.643L

Entry Name: Royal Tank Regiment War Memorial

Listing Date: 17 December 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355210

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304388

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newcastle St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE BARRAS BRIDGE (south end)
NZ 2464 NE
16/86 Royal Tank Regiment War
Memorial.
17.12.71
G.V.
II
War Memorial. Circa 1920. By J.Reid. Portland stone with granite steps; bronze
statue and bands; enamel plaque. Curved steps to terrace in front of low curved
seats, whose backs have inscribed bands and end in low square piers. Central
pedestal, with enamel of St. George and the dragon, bearing standing life-size
figure of the same theme.


Listing NGR: NZ2485864895


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, 8 February 2017.

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

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