Bishop Auckland

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Reference WMO200098

Address:

Market Place

Bishop Auckland

England

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Status: On subsequent site(s)
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Cenotaph
Materials:
  • Stone Granite
  • Stone Sandstone
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
  • Falklands Conflict (1982)
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
About the memorial: War memorial cross dedicated to those from Bishop Auckland who lost their lives during the First and Second World War, the Korean War, and the Falklands Conflict. War memorial. To those who died in the Great War, the Second World War and the Falklands Conflict. c1920. Sandstone ashlar and polished granite. 3 square sandstone steps to granite column with square base to chamfered plinth, raised to support scroll consoles to corner shafts of large inscribed block. Corniced coping, pedimented in centre and supporting round pinnacles at corners, and high round granite colonnette with fluted dome and ringed cross finial. Moved c1980 from Station Approach, Newgate Street. c Historic England listing entry
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Grade II (England)

1297549

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