Carlton In Lindrick

WM reference
26907
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Rededicated : September 2009
  • Unveiled : 08th February 1921
  • Dedicated : 08th February 1921
  • Rededicated : 04th June 1948
Current location

JUNCTION OF CHURCH LANE AND HIGH RD
Church Lane
Carlton In Lindrick
Bassetlaw
Nottinghamshire
England
OS Grid Ref.: SK 589 841
Denomination: Undefined

Description

THREE-STEPPED OCTAGONAL BASE SURMOUNTED BY OCTAGONAL PLINTH, SHAFT AND IN-FILLED WHEEL CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON BRONZE PLAQUES ON THE SIDES OF THE PLINTH. WHOLE STANDS ON A CONCRETE BASE WITH A PATH LEADING TO IT. CHAIN LINK FENCE SURROUNDS IT WITH A GATE AT THE ENTRANCE.

Inscription

6 O'CLOCK FACE: TO THE GLORY/ OF GOD AND TO/ THE HONOURED/ MEMORY OF THE/ CARLTON MEN/ WHO SACRIFICED/ THEIR LIVES FOR/ THEIR COUNTRY/ & FOR THE RIGHT/ 1914 - 1918 4.30 AND 7.30 FACE: (NAMES) 3 AND 9 O'CLOCK FACE: 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Ancliff, George Herbert
Clare, Edward
Clayton, Arthur
Dolby, Joe
Haywood, Fred
Hazlehurst, George
Hudson, Gerald
Jackson, George Wallace
Marsden, Joseph
Marsden, Frederick
See details for all 15 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 15
Served and returned: 0
Died: 15
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
Order of information: surname

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 11
Served and returned: 0
Died: 11
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
Order of information: surname

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: height c4300MM, width 3300MM
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Component

Plaque
Condition: Stolen
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Undefined
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Rededicated
Date: September 2009
Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 08th February 1921
Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 08th February 1921
Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries

Ceremony

Rededicated
Date: 04th June 1948
Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries

History

2011, 18-19 March: Two bronze plaques stolen from the memorial. 2009: Restored by Parish Council following fund raising in the community.

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

PARISH COUNCIL

Reference

Other website http://southwellchurches.nottingham.ac.uk/carlton-in-lindrick/pwarmeml.jpg

Reference

Yorkshire Post 23 March 2011 Report of the theft of the bronze plaques.

Reference

Other website http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/around-yorkshire/local-stories/despicable_theft_from_restored_war_memorial_attacked_1_3207771

Reference

Worksop Guardian 04 JUN 1948

Reference

Worksop Guardian 18th FEB 1921

Reference

Worksop Guardian 11th FEB 1921

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