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Cyclists War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Meriden, Solihull

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Latitude: 52.4376 / 52°26'15"N

Longitude: -1.6489 / 1°38'56"W

OS Eastings: 423963

OS Northings: 282240

OS Grid: SP239822

Mapcode National: GBR 5K9.3YD

Mapcode Global: VHBWP.CZMQ

Entry Name: Cyclists War Memorial

Listing Date: 24 July 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1389323

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487965

Location: Meriden, Solihull, CV7

County: Solihull

Civil Parish: Meriden

Built-Up Area: Meriden

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Meriden St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


732/0/10031 THE GREEN
24-JUL-01 Cyclists War Memorial


First World War memorial. 1920. Large granite ashlar obelisk with stepped top, on pedestal with inscription panel on front. The memorial was erected to commemorate cyclists killed in the First World War, and a bronze plaque was added in 1963 to the side of the pedestal in memory of cyclists killed in the Second World War.

Listing NGR: SP2445581965

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.

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

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