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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NU1835 : War Memorial, Bamburgh by N Chadwick
TQ5846 : War memorial by the walls of Tonbridge Castle by N Chadwick
TQ6950 : War Memorial, Yalding by N Chadwick
TQ7320 : War Memorial, All Saint's Church, Mountfield by N Chadwick
TQ6724 : Burwash War Memorial by N Chadwick
SX4753 : Plymouth Naval Memorial by N Chadwick
NT2573 : Scottish National War Memorial by N Chadwick
SU8586 : Marlow War Memorial by N Chadwick
SD8010 : Bury War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ7953 : War Memorial, Otham by N Chadwick
SE2954 : War Memorial, Pinewoods by N Chadwick
TQ1730 : Horsham War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ1649 : War Memorial, Oddfellows Hall by N Chadwick
TQ2673 : Wandsworth Cemetery War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ6741 : Brenchley War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ1649 : Church of St Martin & War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ8110 : War Memorial - Alexandra Park, Hastings by Paul Gillett
SJ6734 : Market Drayton: war memorial and garden by Jonathan Hutchins
TL4557 : War Memorial, Cambridge by N Chadwick
SP0582 : War Memorial, St Stephen's Church by N Chadwick
TQ3938 : War Memorial Garden, East Court by N Chadwick
TR3241 : Merchant Navy Memorial by N Chadwick
SD5192 : Kendal War Memorial by The Carlisle Kid
TQ5952 : War Memorial, St Giles Church, Shipbourne by N Chadwick
TQ1649 : War Memorial, St Martin's Church by N Chadwick

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

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