Seaton Carew Cross - WW1

WM reference
18864
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 12th February 1921
  • Dedicated : 12th February 1921
Current location

SEAWARD EDGE OF THE VILLAGE GREEN
Seaton Carew
Hartlepool
Cleveland
England
OS Grid Ref.: NZ 520 290
Denomination: Undefined

Description

TWO-STEPPED BASE SURMOUNTED BY PLINTH TAPERING SHAFT AND CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON THREE SIDES OF THE PLINTH. SET ON TRIANGULAR ISLAND SITE

Inscription

TO OUR GLORIOUS DEAD 1914 - 1918 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Bentley, Victor C E
Birkenshaw, George H
Birkenshaw, Clarence
Booth, Ralph Percival
Booth, Francis Cecil
Carnall, Bert
Cass, Harry
Charlton, Louis
Crilly, James
Davies, Charles
See details for all 23 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 24
Served and returned: 0
Died: 24
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: surname,forename

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listed?: No

Component

Plaques / Panels with names
Condition: Good
Measurements:
Materials: Slate - Westmoreland
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 12th February 1921
Attended by: LT COL ROBSON CMG DSO

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 12th February 1921
Attended by: Bishop of Durham

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Reference

CDS118.01

Reference

Carter Postcard Collection

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