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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TQ3281 : 1914-18 War Memorial, Cornhill by N Chadwick
TQ5839 : Tunbridge Wells War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ3937 : War Memorial, High St by N Chadwick
TQ5946 : War memorial, footpath signs & castle walls, Tonbridge. by N Chadwick
TQ8109 : Boer War Memorial by N Chadwick
SD9951 : Skipton War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ3079 : The Cenotaph - Whitehall by Paul Gillett
NN1126 : War Memorial - Loch Awe by The Carlisle Kid
TQ5839 : Tunbridge Wells War memorial by N Chadwick
TQ3079 : Battle of Britain Memorial by N Chadwick
TL4457 : War Memorial, St Mark's Church, Newnham by N Chadwick
TL4965 : War Memorial, Parish Church of St John the Evangelist by N Chadwick
TQ5355 : Sevenoaks war memorial, the Vine by N Chadwick
SX4358 : Saltash War Memorial by N Chadwick
NT2573 : Scottish National War Memorial by N Chadwick
TR1855 : War Memorial, Patrixbourne by N Chadwick
SU8648 : Badshot Lea War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ1804 : War Memorial - Lancing by Paul Gillett
SJ7950 : Audley war memorial by Jonathan Hutchins
TQ5839 : War memorial, Tunbridge Wells by N Chadwick
TQ3386 : Abney Park Cemetery - war memorial by N Chadwick
SX8242 : Tank Memorial, Torcross by N Chadwick
SE3055 : Harrogate Cenotaph by N Chadwick
TQ3180 : Submarine Memorial, Embankment Wall by N Chadwick
NN0031 : Taynuilt War Memorial (3) by The Carlisle Kid

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

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