TQ6332 : Wadhurst war memorial

taken 11 years ago, near to Wadhurst, East Sussex, Great Britain

Wadhurst war memorial
Wadhurst war memorial
War memorials were mainly constructed after WWI to commemorate the troops who gave their lives in the war. Many were then updated after WWII. Some war memorials date back to the Boer War. Almost every town and village in Britain has a War Memorial. They take many forms the commonest being an obelisk, a cross or statue of a soldier. Some commemorate the inhabitants of a place, some are for schools and others are for companies or Military groupings.
Many memorials are grade II listed, 61 are II* listed, LinkExternal link*_listed_war_memorials_in_England
& 12 are Grade I listed. LinkExternal link
A search for memorials can be carried out at LinkExternal link

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TQ6332, 46 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Saturday, 15 July, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 16 July, 2006
Category
War Memorial   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 636 320 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:3.8416N 0:20.0039E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6364 3203
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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