Monument record MDR12182 - War Memorial, The Slopes, Buxton

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The War Memorial on St Ann's Slopes, Buxton, takes the form of a sandstone obelisk with a winged angel facing north and holding aloft in her left hand a wreath and carrying a naked sword in her right. It was sculpted by L F Roslyn RBS of London. Plaques carrying the names of the 1914-18 dead are attached to the south, east and west faces, whilst those of the 1939-45 war are on the south plinth. The whole is set in a flagged garden of remembrance and is floodlit. (1)

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  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 12(b).1, with photo.

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Grid reference Centred SK 0585 7347 (2m by 2m)
Civil Parish BUXTON, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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  • EDR3930

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Jan 31 2018 10:54AM

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