Hawkshead War Memorial

  • Description

    "....Hawkshead War Memorial commemorates 21 local men who died in the First World War, and it was unveiled by Colonel Cowper-Essen on 11 November 1920. In 1921 a recreation ground was added to the memorial scheme. Following the Second World War, the names of those who lost their lives in that conflict were also added. In 2003 the memorial was conserved and new hard landscaping was placed around it...."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Link: https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1441565
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 5 years, 1 month ago
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