Listed Building: Askham Bryan War Memorial (1454748)

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Grade II
Authority City of York Council
NHLE 1454748
Date assigned 20 March 2018
Date last amended


Cross (Portland Stone) in St Nicholas Church grounds. Inscription: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/WHO GIVITH US THE VICTORY/ AND IN EVER THANKFUL/MEMORY OF ALL IN THIS/PARISH WHO SERVED/ THEIR COUNTRY/ESPECIALLY THOSE HERE/RECORDED WHO FELL/IN THE GREAT WAR/1914-1919/'GREATER LOVE HATH/ NO MAN THAN THIS/ THAT A MAN/ LAY DOWN HIS LIFE/ FOR HIS FRIENDS' The memorial was unveiled on 29 August 1919 and the ceremony was attended by Bishop Suffragan of Beverley. It cost just over £114. Memorial cleaned and re lettered July 1988.

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  • Report: Historic England. 2018. Askham Bryan War Memorial Advice Report.



Grid reference SE 5536 4844 (point)
Map sheet SE54NE
Civil Parish Askham Bryan, City of York, North Yorkshire
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

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Record last edited

Apr 19 2018 10:19AM


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