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© Dr Marcus Sleightholm

IoE Number: 466197
Location: WAR MEMORIAL APPROXIMATELY 200 METRES EAST OF CHURCH OF ST CHAD, OTLEY ROAD (west side)
  LEEDS, LEEDS, WEST YORKSHIRE
Photographer: Dr Marcus Sleightholm
Date Photographed: 30 August 2004
Date listed: 11 September 1996
Date of last amendment: 11 September 1996
Grade II

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LEEDSSE2736NEOTLEY ROAD, Far Headingley714-1/59/668(West side)

LEEDS SE2736NE OTLEY ROAD, Far Headingley 714-1/59/668 (West side) War Memorial approximately 200 metres east of Church of St Chad GV II War memorial. c1920. Ashlar. Octagonal steps, plinth and cross base, tall tapering chamfered cross, curved rear screen wall on W side approx 1m high with end piers approx 2m high, overall length 6m. '1914/ 1918' inscribed on cross base; an oval bronze plaque is fixed on the S end pier of the screen wall and has raised lettering: 'IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF FAR HEADINGLEY/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-18'. A list of 76 names and 'I AM THE RESURRECTION AND THE LIFE'. A plaque on the N pier has 28 names from the 1939-45 war. On the N face of this pier a plaque commemorates the establishment of the St Chad's Garden of Rest, laid out by Mr JW Wootton in May 1938.

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