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War Memorial Monument (All Wars), Bowburn (Bowburn)

This war memorial stands at the junction of Prince Charles Avenue and Durham Road in Bowburn, constructed of a coursed stone plinth on a concrete platform with a sloping face bearing the inscription dedicated to all those who fall in war to bring us peace. The momnument is set at the rear of a semi-circular pebbled area backing onto a green. Pin kerbs and rails have been added to which wreaths can be secured. The monument was dedicated in 1995 to co-incide with the 50th anniversary of D-Day. (1-2)

Reference number:D48886
Historical period: First World War (1914 to 1918)
Late 20th Century (1967 to 2000)
Second World War (1939 to 1945)
21st Century (2001 to 2100)

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