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Pole Bank 1910 ----------------------------------------------------------Town Hall 1937 --------------------------------------------- Cenotaph 1990

Saturday, 27 October 2007

Bennett Street War Memorial

This picture by Frank Bennett and reproduced here with his permission, first appeared on the Images of England site.

The photograph of the War Memorial on Bennett Street dates from August 1999.

Stone with iron railings. Tall square-shaped shaft with cross motifs at the top and carved panels at the bottom. Stands on a square base which bears the inscription
"In affectionate memory of the men of Newton who gave their lives for their country and the cause of liberty 1914-1919".
and rolls of honour.

The railings have decorative top and bottom rails and spikes along the top.

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