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War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial
War Memorial

Photo credit: Lawrence Suss / Art UK

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A three-stepped base surmounted by a plinth and obelisk, and surrounded by a low brick wall. Affixed to the south side of the obelisk is a female winged figure representing Victory. She holds a wreath in her raised left hand and a lowered sword in her right hand. There are inscribed panels on the sides of the plinth.

Date

1920

Medium

Portland stone & bronze

Measurements

H 850 x W (?) x D (?) cm

Accession number

TN40_LS_S023

Work type

War memorial

Work status

extant

Listing status

not listed

Unveiling date

12th December 1920

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at all times

Signature/marks description

bottom left of statue: L. F. ROSLYN

Inscription description

south side, base of monument, bronze plaque with raised letters: IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY OF / THE MEN AND WOMEN OF BEXHILL WHO GAVE / THEIR LIVES IN THE FIGHT FOR FREEDOM / 1939 – 1945 / AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING / WE WILL REMEMBER THEM


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Located at

Marina, Bexhill on Sea

TN40 1BQ

On the seafront at the bottom of Sea Road.