(SK 36083547) War Memorial (NAT) (1) Midland Railway War Memorial, Midland Road. The memorial was constructed of Portland stone by Sir Edwin Lutyens in 1921. It consists of a pedestal with curved ends supporting a catafalque on which lies the body of a soldier, with a coat of arms in wreaths at either side. It is enclosed by a low wall with the names of the dead inscribed on plaques either side. Grade 2*. (2-3)
Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. List entry number 1228770.
Bibliographic reference: Pevsner, N. 1979. The Buildings of England: Derbyshire. 2nd ed., revised. p176.
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Centred SK 360 354 (25m by 16m) (Centre)
DERBY, DERBY, DERBYSHIRE
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