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Heath Town Park - WW1

WM reference
17682
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 1920
Current location

Heath Town Park
Heath Town
Wolverhampton
West Midlands
WV10 0LU
England
OS Grid Ref.: SO 93302 99730
Denomination: Undefined

Description

Base surmounted by raised paved mound, pedestal and statue of a soldier. Whole is surround by equidistant pairs of stone bollards. Bronze relief plaques on the sides of the pedestal. One relief panel shows the take-off of an aeroplane and the other panel shows a naval scene.

Inscription

(Unknown)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Base
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Component

Plaques
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Component

Figure
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 1920
Attended by:

History

c 1999: There is graffiti on the memorial and the soldier's rifle has been stolen Grade II Listed.

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Wolverhampton City Council

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