SP0783 : War Memorial, St Mary's Church

taken 7 years ago, near to Moseley, Birmingham, Great Britain

War Memorial, St Mary's Church
War Memorial, St Mary's Church
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
Church of St Mary's, Moseley
St Mary's Church is the parish church of Moseley
Grade II listed. LinkExternal link
Wikipedia: LinkExternal link
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SP0783, 119 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Saturday, 11 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 13 October, 2011
Geographical Context
Religious sites  Defence, Military 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 0781 8313 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:26.7647N 1:53.1912W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 0782 8311
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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