SY5889 : War Memorial and Church of St Michael and All Angels

taken 7 years ago, near to Littlebredy, Dorset, Great Britain

War Memorial and Church of St Michael and All Angels
War Memorial and Church of St Michael and All Angels
Church is Grade II* listed. LinkExternal link
Littlebredy
Littlebredy is a very small village in West Dorset. It is situated at the head of the Bride Valley. The Mansion and grounds of Bridehead dominate the village.
Website: LinkExternal link
War Memorials
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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SY5889, 107 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 28 December, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 28 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Religious sites  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 5877 8903 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:41.9665N 2:35.1097W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 5877 8907
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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