First and Second World War Memorial
First and Second World War Memorial
First and Second World War Memorial
First and Second World War Memorial
First and Second World War Memorial
First and Second World War Memorial
First and Second World War Memorial
First and Second World War Memorial

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A cenotaph raised on two steps, with four statues set into the top and four shields attached below.
Title

First and Second World War Memorial

Date

1921

Medium

Hollington stone

Measurements

H 1200 x W (?) x D (?) cm;
Plinth: H (?) x W 375 x D 375 cm

Accession number

WV1_RA_S065

Acquisition method

purchased by public subscription

Work type

War memorial

Owner

Wolverhampton City Council

Custodian

Wolverhampton City Council

Work status

extant

Listing status

Grade II (England and Wales)

Unveiling date

2nd November 1922

Listing date

31/03/95

Access

at all times

Inscription description

on the front of the cenotaph: IN GRATEFUL MEMORY / OF THE / MEN OF WOLVERHAMPTON / WHO SERVED IN / THE GREAT WAR / 1914–1919 / AND THE WORLD WAR / 1939–1945

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Located at

Lich Gates, Wolverhampton

WV1 1TY

Down the steps at the corner of St Peter's Church.