Basic Site Details

Name: City of Sheffield War Memorial
Town, district or village: Sheffield
City or county: Yorkshire
Country: England
Grid ref:
Notes: Competition assessed by E Vincent Harris.

A 90-ft-high steel mast surrounded by bronze figures by George Alexander.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1War memorial  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21924 Competition design 
Item 2 of 21927 Design exhibited 


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 1Charles Denny Carus-WilsonArchitect 19241925Won competition to secure job


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Harman, Ruth and Minnis, John2004Sheffield (The Buildings of England) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp98
Item 2 of 2RSA1927   586