Waterloo Monument

There are no available images for this memorial. Help us by submitting one!

Submit a new image

Reference WMO/279817


Castle Hill

Torrington Commons

Great Torrington


Open large map
Edit memorial name, location & address
Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Description: Obelisk
  • Stone Stone (any)
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
  • Battle of Waterloo (1815)
About the memorial: 1. 1735 CASTLE HILL Waterloo Monument SS 4918 4/9 19.3.51. 2. 1816, presented by the ladies of Torrington. Stands partway down the steeply sloping common land at the south east corner of the town. Sharply tapered stone obelisk, the sides having sunk panels with pointed heads. Listing NGR: SS4982718797 Legacy The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system. Legacy System number: 90446 Legacy System: LBS Legal This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.
Edit memorial details

Grants to support the repair and conservation of war memorials are available from the charity War Memorials Trust if it has raised funds. Support is focused on war memorials in Very bad or Poor condition or where there is a serious Concern.

Before applying for a grant you should read the advice available on War Memorials Trust`s website. The What we can and cannot fund helpsheet explains what types of work the charity can fund.

If you believe your project is eligible for a grant you should complete the Pre-application enquiry form. You will need to be registered and logged in to complete this.

The Pre-application enquiry form is a series of questions to see if your project is eligible. If it is, you will need to provide further details and submit current colour photographs of the war memorial in either a png, gif, jpg or jpeg format.

You can save your Pre-application enquiry form as you go along. Once submitted War Memorials Trust will respond.

Please be aware that a summary of your enquiry, without your contact details, will appear on this page once submitted. This ensures others are aware that an enquiry has been made and can read the response to avoid duplicate enquiries. Information provided by you to us will be used for the purpose of managing the grant enquiry, for further details please read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy .

As a charity, War Memorials Trust relies on voluntary donations and every contribution, no matter how large or small, makes a really big difference to our work. Your donation will help protect and conserve war memorials for future generations so please support War Memorials Trust’s work.

Erected June 1818 To commemorate the Battle of Waterloo June 1815. Peace to the Souls of the Heroes!!!

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required