TQ1730 : Horsham War Memorial

taken 7 years ago, near to Horsham, West Sussex, Great Britain

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Horsham War Memorial
Horsham 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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TQ1730, 999 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 May, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 11 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 1727 3061 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:3.7716N 0:19.6726W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 1729 3059
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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