SK0394 : Norfolk Square and War Memorial, Glossop

taken 5 years ago, near to Glossop, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Norfolk Square and War Memorial, Glossop
Norfolk Square and War Memorial, Glossop
The War Memorial in Norfolk Square comprises of a stone monument on a multi-stepped base and topped by a statue of an angel holding a laurel wreath (SK0394 : Pro Patria).

The inscription for Word War I is:
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF GLOSSOP WHO IN THE GREAT WAR GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY, 1914-1918.

"THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"

and for World War II:
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945

There are also four metal plaques carrying the names of Glossop residents who were killed in the two World Wars.
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Date Taken
Monday, 8 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 11 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Public buildings and spaces  City, Town centre  People, Events 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0342 9409 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:26.6142N 1:56.9987W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0342 9406
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