SJ8298 : Lancashire Fusiliers War Memorial

taken 7 years ago, near to Rusholme, Manchester, Great Britain

Lancashire Fusiliers War Memorial
Lancashire Fusiliers War Memorial
The Salford Cenotaph in Albion Place on the Crescent, outside the old Police and Fire Station, is surmounted by the sphinx of the Lancashire Fusiliers. The sphinx is on pedestal on which is carved the single word EGYPT. The Rose of Lancaster decorates each corner at the top of the cenotaph. The side panels feature a large carved wreath and the names of campaigns in which the regiment took part.

It is a Grade II Listed Structure (English Heritage ID:471600 LinkExternal link British Listed Buildings)

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Date Taken
Thursday, 24 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 25 June, 2010
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Historic sites and artefacts  People, Events 
Category
War Memorial   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 820 986 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.0425N 2:16.3306W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 820 986
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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