SO9233 : Ashchurch War Memorial

taken 8 months ago, near to Ashchurch, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

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Ashchurch War Memorial
Ashchurch War Memorial
Located alongside a side road on the south side of the A46. The village school is in the background.
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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Date Taken
Saturday, 29 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Thursday, 3 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Public buildings and spaces 
Memorial (from Tags)
War Memorial 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9284 3324 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:59.8534N 2:6.3419W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9283 3324
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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