War Memorials :: Shared Description

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
by N Chadwick
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SU8928 : War Memorial, Fernhurst by N Chadwick
SJ8398 : Boer War Memorial by N Chadwick
SX4952 : Barton Road - Turnchapel Hards Memorial by N Chadwick
SY6879 : Weymouth D-Day Port Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ5846 : War Memorial Garden by N Chadwick
TQ6741 : War Memorial, Brenchley by N Chadwick
TQ5446 : Leigh War Memorial by N Chadwick
SX4859 : War Memorial, Crownhill Fort by N Chadwick
SO5174 : Ludlow War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ4539 : Holtye War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ6741 : Brenchley War Memorial by N Chadwick
NR8585 : Ardrishaig War Memorial by The Carlisle Kid
TQ5839 : Tunbridge Wells War Memorial by N Chadwick
SE3055 : Harrogate War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ5446 : Leigh War Memorial by N Chadwick
TR2849 : Eythorne War Memorial by N Chadwick
SP0686 : Hall of Memory by N Chadwick
SN5781 : Aberystwyth War memorial by N Chadwick
TQ6745 : Paddock Wood War Memorial by N Chadwick
NX0054 : Portpatrick War Memorial by The Carlisle Kid
TQ8109 : Boer War Memorial, Promenade by N Chadwick
TQ8431 : War Memorial, Rolvenden by N Chadwick
SE0641 : Keighley War Memorial by N Chadwick
SX8671 : Newton Abbot War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ5168 : Swanley War Memorial by N Chadwick

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Created: Sun, 16 Jan 2011, Updated: Wed, 25 Jan 2017

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