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Memorial details

Memorial type
Allegory (eg: Victory)
District
Sefton
Town
Waterloo
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MR FRANCIS W DOYLE JONES (Unknown)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2554
Current location

Crosby Road North
Waterloo
Sefton
Merseyside
L22 1RD
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ3229497867
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Winged victory holding a laurel wreath in right hand and a palm branch in left, standing on a small globe. It is surmounting a tall square pedestal standing on three stone steps. One of the pedestal faces has a regimental crest in high relief with a dedication and a list of names below. The other faces contains names. It is surrounded by three lamp posts, one with one lamp and the other two with two lamps (five lamps in total).
Inscription
OUR/ GLORIOUS DEAD/ WHO FELL/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ THEIR NAME LIVETH/ FOR EVERMORE/ AND THOSE WHO FOLLOWED/ 1939-1945/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Acton, R
Adams, A
Adams, C P
Adams, M
Alcock, A
Alcock, J
Alcock, J P
Alcock, S
Aldcroft, W
Alderson, J
See details for all 208 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Pillar
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Sculpture
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • WAR MEMORIAL
  • 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
It was attacked by vandals on August 2003, who covered the names in layers of yellow paint.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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