Bury St Edmunds: Boer War Memorial

Boar5 Located in the Market Square, Cornhill,  is the Boer War Memorial erected in 1904. The monument is the work of the English sculptor and painter Arthur George Walker.

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The panels on the rectangular stone plinth tomb list the names of the 193 Suffolk soldiers who lost their lives during the Boer War.

Boar3 The stone plinth features corner pillars with egg and dart ornamentation beneath the lid. The memorial is Grade II listed.

 

 

 

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