Luton Heritage Forum

Stopsley War Memorial

Address : Hitchin Road, Luton

Grid Reference : TL1029323786

Site Status : Draft Local List

Site Description : WWI memorial. Square memorial pillar in Portland Stone with an obelisk' type foliated carved top. Names are inscribed in lead lettering on white marble panels on body of memorial with red polished granite pillars at the four edges.

Information provided by Luton Borough Council.

Reasons for inclusion on local list : Architectural, Aesthetic and Artistic Interest; Association with Individuals or Events of Special Local Value

Site Location (OS map and aerial view)

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External Links

Bing Maps view - an angled aerial view centred on the current site, which is marked with a blue dot. Bing enables you to move round and view all four sides of the building (n.b. when viewing from other angles, the blue dot may not always indicate the correct building).

Wikipedia's Glossary of Architecture - you might find this helpful if you are not familiar with all the architectural terms used to describe this site. There are links to other glossaries on our Links page.

Nearby Sites

These are the closest sites to Stopsley War Memorial and are all within about 1000 metres :

Butterfield Green Road
Manor Farm [Draft Local List]
111 Butterfield Green Road [Grade II listed]
Hitchin Road
St Thomas’s Church [Draft Local List]
St Thomas' Road
Stopsley Baptist Church [Draft Local List]

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