Civil Parish Of Winterbourne

WM reference
46236
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

AT ONE SIDE OF WHITESHILL COMMON
B4058
Whiteshill
Northavon
Avon
England
OS Grid Ref.: ST 644 793
Denomination: Undefined

Description

THREE STPPED SQUARE BASE SURMOUNTED BY TAPERED PLINTH, SHAFT AND CELTIC CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON THE SIDES OF THE PLINTH AND ON THE SIDES OF THE TOP STEP.

Inscription

SIDE ONE: IN MEMORIAM/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ THIS CROSS IS ERECTED BY THE INHABITANTS/ OF THE CIVIL PARISH OF WINTERBOURNE/ AND DEDICATED IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/ TO OUR MEN WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR US/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ AND WHOSE NAMES ARE INSCRIBED HEREON/ 1939 - 1945/ AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN/ AND IN THE MORNING/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM SIDE TWO: FRENCHAY/ (NAMES) SIDE THREE: WINTERBOURNE/ (NAMES) SIDE FOUR: WINTERBOURNE DOWN/ (NAMES)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Adams, Thomas
Amos, Frederick Graham
Amos, Frank George
Andrews, George Henry
Biggs, George
Biggs, Tom
Bowen, Eynon G R
Bowen, Eynon G A
Buckley, Percy
Candy, Francis Wilfred
See details for all 53 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 106
Served and returned: 53
Died: 53
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,forename,additional
Order of information: additional,surname,forename

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 52
Served and returned: 26
Died: 26
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,forename,additional
Order of information: additional,surname,forename

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: depth 3000MM, height C 3500MM, width 3200MM
Materials: Granite
Listed?: No

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

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