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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Lewisham
Town
Lewisham
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12278
Current location

Lewisham High St
Lewisham
Lewisham
Greater London
SE13
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 380 750
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone piers either side of Lewisham memorial (Our ref.12279) decorated with regimental badge in relief at top.
Inscription
THESE PIERS WERE ERECTED TO THE MEMORY OF THE OFFICERS AND MEN OF THE 11TH LEWISHAM BATTALION OF THE ROYAL WEST KENT REGIMENT WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • 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
Components
  • Pillar
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Lewisham War Memorial, Memorial Gardens
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
History
Described as 'somewhat eroded'
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Lewisham War Memorials http://lewishamwarmemorials

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