SJ9694 : Godley Hill War Memorial

taken 7 years ago, near to Gee Cross, Tameside, Great Britain

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Godley Hill War Memorial
Godley Hill War Memorial
The War Memorial at Godley Hill, unveiled in 1920, is a small obelisk made of granite in the centre of a circular flower bed. The area is surrounded by a low wall. Access is through small metal gates, both of which bear the date 1953 (possibly because they were placed there for the Coronation of Elizabeth II). In front of the memorial, on the flower bed, is a cube-shaped white receptacle for holding flowers bearing the words "In memory of the fallen of Godley Hill"

SJ9694 : Godley Hill War Memorial (front inscription).
SJ9694 : Godley Hill War Memorial (Right hand side).
SJ9694 : Godley Hill War Memorial (Rear view).
SJ9694 : Godley Hill War Memorial (Left hand side).
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Date Taken
Saturday, 9 March, 2013   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 9 March, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Place (from Tags)
Godley Hill 
Date (from Tags)
1920  1953 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9663 9499 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:27.0995N 2:3.1327W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9663 9499
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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War Memorial  Obelisk  Flower Bed  Low Stone Wall  Metal Gates  Flower Receptacle 

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